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HSPDP announces first list of 7 candidates for Meghalaya Assembly elections 2023

First Published: 11th January, 2023 20:31 IST

In its second list, names of 5-6 candidates for East Khasi Hills constituencies will be announced

The Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP) today released its first list of candidates, consisting of seven names for the upcoming elections to the 60-member Meghalaya legislative assembly which is likely to be held in February 2023.

The HSPDP is fielding Evalyne Kharbani from Mawhati assembly constituency, Primson Makdoh from Umsning constituency, Shakliar Warjri from Mawthadraishan constituency, Sanjied Kynsai Shangrit from Nongstoin constituency, K P Pangniang from Rambrai constituency, Methodius Dkhar from Mawshynrut constituency and Medalsing Lyngdoh would be contesting from Mawkyrwat constituency.

The HSPDP informed that they will file 10-12 candidates in the upcoming assembly elections. In its second list, names of 5-6 candidates for East Khasi Hills constituencies will be announced.

So far, Trinamool Congress, Congress, UDP and NPP (few candidates) have announced candidates for the upcoming polls.
TMC announced its first list of 52 candidates. The Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) announced its first list of 40 candidates (final list is awaited). The United Democratic People (UDP) so far announced 34 names. The UDP announced 32 names of candidates in its first list and the second list consist two names.

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Also Read:

Meghalaya Polls 2023: MPCC to announce 40 names in 1st candidate list

Meghalaya Polls 2023: TMC announces first list of 52 candidates

Meghalaya: UDP announces second list

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