New Delhi, Nov 15: Senior BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah, would meet here on Wednesday evening to decide the candidates for the forthcoming Gujarat assembly elections.
“There is a meeting of the party’s Central Election Committee in the evening to discuss the candidates for Gujarat Assembly polls,” a BJP leader told news agency IANS.
In Gujarat, the assembly election will be held in two phase i.e. December 9 and 14. The results will be declared along with that of Himachal Pradesh on December 18.
The first phase of the polls in Gujarat will cover 89 constituencies in 19 districts while the second phase will cover 93 constituencies spread across 14 districts.
The filing of nominations for the crucial polls started on November 14.