Ahead Of Maharashtra Polls, BJP And Shiv Sena Candidates File Nomination
Updated: October 04, 2019 22:02 IST
Maharashtra will vote on October 21, and the state will see the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance compete with Congress-Nationalist Congress Party combine for 288 seats in the electoral contest. After weeks of seat-sharing negotiations, BJP-Shiv Sena announced that BJP will contest 164 seats along with smaller allies, the Uddhav Thackeray-led party in 124.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Aaditya Thackeray among other candidates filed their poll nominations through the week. The results of the assembly elections will be announced on October 24.
Devendra Fadnavis at his nomination filing procession from Nagpur (West) seat, ahead of the Assembly polls. Union minister Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra BJP President Chandrakant Patil were also seen alongside the Chief Minister.
BJP's Nagpur West seat candidate Devendra Fadnavis files nomination papers for upcoming Assembly elections. He was accompanied by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra BJP President Chandrakant Patil in Nagpur
Aaditya Thackeray files poll nomination papers from Worli seat for the upcoming Maharashtra elections. He was accompanied by Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and mother Rashmi Thackeray
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis with Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray and Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray during the announcement of parties' Maha Yuti or Grand alliance in Mumbai
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis with Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray announces Maha Yuti or Grand alliance, ahead of Maharashtra polls in October
Shiv Sena's Thane seat candidate and Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde at a rally ahead of filing nomination for upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections in Mumbai
Congress candidate from Bandra (east) Zeeshan Siddiquie during a rally before filing his nomination papers for the Assembly elections in Mumbai