Maharashtra polls: AIMIM declares former NCP leader Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha as candidate from Jalna Assembly seat

The All India Majlis-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) on Thursday announced that Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha would be its candidate for Jalna Assembly seat in central Maharashtra

Press Trust of India September 27, 2019 00:11:30 IST
Maharashtra polls: AIMIM declares former NCP leader Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha as candidate from Jalna Assembly seat
  • AIMIM MP and state unit president Imtiaz Jaleel announced Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha's candidature for Jalna Assembly seat

  • Pasha, who was state NCP general secretary, quit the Sharad Pawar-led party recently and joined AIMIM

  • Jalna constituency has a large number of Muslim as well as Dalit voters

  • State minister and Shiv Sena leader Arjun Khotkar is the sitting MLA from Jalna

Jalna: The All India Majlis-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) on Thursday announced that Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha would be its candidate for Jalna Assembly seat in central Maharashtra.

Maharashtra polls AIMIM declares former NCP leader Iqbal Ahmed Khan Pasha as candidate from Jalna Assembly seat

Representational image. Reuters

The state will be going to the polls on October 21.

AIMIM MP and state unit president Imtiaz Jaleel announced Pasha's candidature through a press note here.

Pasha, who was the state NCP general secretary, quit the Sharad Pawar-led party recently.

Jalna constituency has a large number of Muslim as well as Dalit voters.

State minister and Shiv Sena leader Arjun Khotkar is the sitting MLA from Jalna.

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