will be elected for the second time for Ras, has been a Lok Sabha MP eight times
Ranchi. Shibu Soren, the central president of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha election on Wednesday. On this occasion Chief Minister Hemant Soren, Congress State President cum Minister Finance Minister Rameshwar Oraon, Congress Legislature Party Leader cum Minister Alamgir Alam, Agriculture Minister Badal, Senior JMM Leader and Drinking Water Sanitation Minister Mithilesh Kumar Thakur and other JMM and Congress MLAs were present. . It has been told that Shibu Soren will be able to file another set of papers on March 13.
On the occasion of nomination, Chief Minister Hemant Soren said that winning the election of Guruji (Shibu Soren) is certain. Taking a dig at the BJP, the Chief Minister said that the BJP will contest the elections or not, it is not decided yet, it has not made any announcement regarding the candidate yet. Hemant Soren said that the Rajya Sabha election will not be easy for the BJP. Shibu Soren will be elected to the Rajya Sabha for the second time in 2020. Earlier Shibu Soren was elected to the Rajya Sabha in the year 2002. Shibu Soren has been elected to the Lok Sabha from Dumka parliamentary seat in 1980, 1989, 1991, 1996, 2002, 2004, 2009 and 2014.
One seat in the 81-member Jharkhand assembly is still vacant (Hemant Soren resigns from Dumka seat Giving reasons). At present, the UPA is likely to get the support of 29 JMM, 16 of Congress, 2 from JVM, 2 from RJD, one from NCP and two Independents and CPI-ML MLA. Despite this, the UPA candidate needs the support of two-three other MLAs to win both the seats, this number can be fulfilled by independent MLAs Saryu Rai, Amit Yadav and two MLAs of AJSU party. On the other hand BJP has 25 MLAs and the number has reached 26 due to Babulal Marandi joining BJP. In this way, BJP will also need the support of one or two other MLAs.