tamil-nadu-news

BJP not to contest Yercaud bypoll

Chennai, Oct 17 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday announced it has decided not to contest the Dec 4 by-election for the Yercaud assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu.


On the issue of extending its support or taking a different stand, the BJP said it would decide after seeing the parties and the candidates in the fray.

In a statement issued here, the party's state chief Pon Radhakrishnan said party's central committee also discussed DMK president M.Karunanidhi's appeal for support for his party's candidate in the by-election.

A senior party leader preferring anonymity told IANS that the BJP is targeting the 2014 general elections and building up the momentum for that.

A loss before the general election will be a negative factor, said the leader

--IANS (Posted on 17-10-2013)

tamil-nadu-news headlines

DMK MP resigns after conviction in cheating case

In Sivaganga, BJP and AIADMK take on Chidambaram Jr (Lead - Election Special)

In Sivaganga, BJP and AIADMK take on Chidambaram Jr (Election Special)

Thundering Thursday for poll rallies in Tamil Nadu

NDA's economic policy to focus on job creation, says Modi

Jayalalithaa slams Narendra Modi

Now, Jayalalithaa debunks Modi's Gujarat growth

Scavenger murdered in Tamil Nadu

Panel formed to probe into detention of student

Teacher commits suicide on being humiliated by students

Narendra Modi slams Sonia on fishermen issue

Cong giving wrist watches engrawed with PC photos to voters: Modi

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top