Hemant Soren has managed to go toe-to-toe with the BJP’s might, throwing everything but the kitchen sink at them.
Why the Santhal Pragana Tenancy Act is sacrosanct for the region and any bid to amend it is a political issue.
Sita has not allowed Soren brothers to contest from ‘safe’ seat.
Modi alleged that the ruling party did nothing but loot its poor tribals
When Hemant Soren held a rally on Wednesday, he went all out against the alliance.
The manifesto failed to mention the party’s stand on the domicile policy, the core of what the JMM stands for.
The announcement also ended speculations about the party’s pre-poll alliance with the JVM(P).
JMM has been heading the coalition with the support of Congress, RJD and other partie.
The JMM has announced it will contest on its own, opening up the possibility of post-poll bargaining with others.
Tomar was first shown black flags when his convoy was passing through Hinoo Chowk and again at Sonari Aerodrome in Jamshedpur.
The clash took place as JMM activists shouted slogans and showed black flags as Tomar’s convoy passed through.
There have been reports in the past of Jagarnath resorting to extra judicial measures, such as tying errant husbands to trees.
Although there was initial opposition in a section of the state BJP against Mahto’s induction, they fell in line by Wednesday evening.
BJD sources indicated Marandi is likely to be the party’s Lok Sabha candidate from Mayurbhanj.
Along with Dumka, the JMM will contest from Giridih and Rajmahal nominating MLA Jagarnath Mahato and Vijay Hansda respectively.