It’s absolutely unfair to raise fingers against pious organisations like RSS. Some forces known for their strong anti-RSS stance went-upon spreading false reports against the Sangh Pariwar," said Dhumal.
Supporters of Prem Kumar Dhumal, the CM candidate who lost from Sujanpur after shifting from Hamirpur, are not prepared to give up their claim to power. Five-term MLA Jairam Thakur, on the other hand, has emerged front-runner for the post.
The central BJP team comprises Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Singh Tomar, who have been nominated observers by the BJP’s parliamentary board, and Mangal Pandey, the party’s in-charge of Himachal Pradesh
A total of 337 candidates contested in the election that was held on November 9 across 7,521 polling stations in the state. Along with the two CM candidates, a total of 62 sitting MLAs were in the fray.