In 2009, BJP candidate Virendra Kashyap won the seat and continued to win in the 2014 elections in Shimla.
Despite crackdown, Pathalgadi movement survives in Jharkhand, may result in low voter turnout in Khunti, Arki, Murhu blocks
Several of the villages in Jharkhand's Villagers Arki, Murhu, and Khunti blocks which supported the Pathalgadi movement are likely to witness low voter turnout during the Lok Sabha polls for 14 seats in the state
Court in Jharkhand's Khunti rejects bail plea of Father Alfons Aind, accused in Kochang gangrape case
Father Alfons Aind is also the accused of an incident related to the Kochang gang-rape case, where the abducted women were allegedly forced to drink urine.
The hill state of Himachal Pradesh goes to polls on Thursday with traditional rivals, the Congress and the BJP locking horns in all 68 constituencies.
Himachal Pradesh polls: Arki comes under spotlight after Virbhadra Singh decides to contest elections from town
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is banking on his popularity as he takes on a political greenhorn Rattan Singh Pal of BJP in Arki constituency of Solan district after leaving the Shimla Rural seat for son Vikramaditya Singh.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah will address his first public meeting in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh on Monday.