CORONAVIRUS EFFECT IN MADHYA PRADESH POLITICS
Rahil Nora Chopra : Election Commission of India (ECI) has deferred the Rajya Sabha elections that were scheduled for March 26. Election to fill up 55 seats in the Upper House of Parliament but 37 candidates have already been elected without a contest. The decision on holding the Rajya Sabha election for the remaining 18 seats will be taken based on the prevailing situation sources said. Meanwhile the BJP government led by Shivraj Singh Chouhan had taken oath in Madhya Pradesh after the resignation of Kamal Nath govt due to the resignation of 22 Congress MLAs from the assembly. Now it is interesting to see whether the coronavirus will affect more on Digvijay Singh or Phool Singh Baraiya. The first preference vote will decide the winning of candidates. On the other hand Madhya Pradesh Congress is thinking to declare the resignation of all the 92 MLAs from the assembly at the time of announcement of by election of 24 seats resulting the mid term poll in Madhya Pradesh.