Assembly Election 2017: BJP Parl Board to meet to pick probable CM names for UP, Uttarakhand

New Delhi: BJP Parliamentary Board will meet in New Delhi on Sunday evening to discuss the probable names for the post of chief minister in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, where it has won comfortable majority in the assembly elections.

Amit Shah. PTI

Amit Shah. PTI

The board will also work on the strategy for Goa and Manipur, where the Bharatiya Janata Party has propelled itself in the game of government formation, though it has failed to get majority.

BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday said the party's Parliamentary Board would meet on Sunday to discuss the future course of action.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to attend the meeting.

In addition, the board will also declare names of observers who will hold meetings with the elected members of assemblies in the respective states.


Updated Date: Mar 12, 2017 11:34 AM

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