BJP reaches out to AJSU and JVM for Jharkhand Assemblies
On Monday the Bharatiya Janata Party is ready with Plan B in case of a hung assembly in Jharkhand.As early trends indictae neck and neck fight between the BJP and the Congress JMM alliance.
According to the sources the Bharatiya Janata Party has reached to AJSU and JVM in Jharkhand.
As per sources close to the BJP, the party high command has contacted AJSU and JVM. The BJP high command is in touch with AJSU Chief Sudesh Mahto and JVM chief Babulal Marandi.
BJP's Jharkhand election in-charge Om Mathur reached Ranchi Sunday night. Once the trends are clear, Mathur is expected to meet Chief Minister Raghuvar Das.
The AJSU and JVM are likely to be kingmakers in Jharkhand with ruling BJP being in direct contest with JMM-Cong-RJD alliance and AJSU emerging as the third pole of the elections.
The AJSU Party fought the 2014 assembly elections in alliance with the BJP and won five out of the eight seats it had contested. It was also part of the Raghubar Das-led government for five years in the state. This time the party is going it alone and contesting on 53 seats in the 81-member assembly.