Lok Sabha polls 2019: Opposition’s crucial meet on Feb 27 to decide strategy against BJP

According to sources, the opposition parties crucial meeting will be held on February 27 here, over the Common Minimum Programme – a collective strategy to fight the BJP across the country in the upcoming 2019 polls.

The decision to formulate a common strategy was devised in the February 13 meeting of leaders of six major opposition parties, including the Congress, after which it was announced that there will be a pre-poll alliance and a Common Minimum Programme (CMP) for the Lok Sabha polls.

The meet will be attended by Congress president Rahul Gandhi, TMC chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, NCP president Sharad Pawar, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu, Aam Aadmi Party Chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav and others.

According to sources the Left parties, which have decided not to go in for any pre-poll alliances, are not likely to be part of the meeting.

Author: ElectionAdda