Rajya Sabha polls: BJP decides not to field candidate against Manmohan Singh
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to give former Prime Minister and Congress's Rajya Sabha candidate from Rajasthan, Manmohan Singh a walkover.
The party has decided that it will not contest the Rajya Sabha elections from Rajasthan.
A BJP source confirmed to India Today TV that the decision regarding letting Manmohan Singh's candidature in Rajasthan go unopposed was taken by the central BJP in Delhi. This was confirmed by senior BJP leader and Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria.
"BJP will not fill its Rajya Sabha candidate from Rajasthan," senior BJP leader Gulab Chand Kataria said.