Maharashtra Assembly Election – Congress-NCP Manifesto: Congress-NCP today realised a joint manifesto for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections. The parties have made big poll promises such as a Rs 5,000 monthly allowance to educated unemployed, loan waiver to farmers and 80 per cent of jobs to locals in new industries. The NCP and Congress are fighting this poll together to take on BJP and Shiv Sena.
The Assembly elections are just a few weeks away from now. All the major political parties and regional parties have declared their candidates for the October 21 polling.
Several opinion polls have predicted that the saffron parties alliance will return to power another five years. In the run-up to the elections, both the ruling and opposition camps have planned several rallies by their top leadership. As per the plan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address nine rallies across the state to garner support for the BJP and Shiv Sena candidates. The Congress party has also prepared a plan for rallies and roadshows by its top leaders.