Last Updated : May 24 2019 3:31AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Dr. Jitendra Singh of BJP wins from Udhampur constituency            Bhupinder Singh Hooda of INC loses from Sonipat constituency of Haryana            Mehbooba Mufti of PDP loses from Anantnag constituency            Meira Kumar of INC loses from Sasaram constituency of Bihar            Smriti Irani of BJP wins from Amethi constituency of UP           

National News

Mar 23, 2019
8:23PM

Maharashtra: Congress to contest 26 seats & NCP 22 as per seat sharing pact

File Pic
The Congress and the NCP today announced their seat-sharing pact in Maharashtra for upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Congress will contest 26 seats and NCP 22 seats.

Addressing a joint press conference in Mumbai this afternoon, Maharashtra Congress President Ashok Chavan and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar said 56 parties and organisations have come together to support the alliance to take on the BJP-Shiv Sena combine.

From its share of 26 seats, the Congress will give Palghar seat to the Bahujan Vikas Aghadi and another undeclared seat to Raju Shetti's Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana. From its 22 seats, the NCP will leave Hatkanangle seat for Shetti, who is the sitting MP from there, and give another to Independent MLA Ravi Rana's Yuva Swabhiman Party.

Addressing a joint press conference in Mumbai this afternoon, Maharashtra Congress President Ashok Chavan and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar said 56 parties and organisations have come together to support the alliance to take on the BJP-Shiv Sena combine.

From its share of 26 seats, the Congress will give Palghar seat to the Bahujan Vikas Aghadi and another undeclared seat to Raju Shetti's Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana. From its 22 seats, the NCP will leave Hatkanangle seat for Shetti, who is the sitting MP from there, and give another to Independent MLA Ravi Rana's Yuva Swabhiman Party.

   Related News

PM’s Exclusive Interview to DD News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 23 (May) Midday News 23 (May) News at Nine 22 (May) Hourly 23 (May) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 23 (May) दोपहर समाचार 23 (May) समाचार संध्या 22 (May) प्रति घंटा समाचार 23 (May) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 23 (May) Khabrein(Day) 23 (May) Khabrein(Eve) 23 (May)
Aaj Savere 22 (May) Parikrama 22 (May) Lok Ruchi Samachar 19 (May)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 22 (May) Samayki 23 (May) Sports Scan 22 (May) Spotlight/News Analysis 22 (May)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 28 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 4 (Apr) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 15 (May) Vaad-Samvaad 7 (May) Money Talk 7 (May) Current Affairs 22 (Mar)