Candidates can withdraw their names till Thursday. The election for third phase will be held on 12th December in 17 Assembly Constituencies spread over eight districts including Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Koderma and Ramgarh.
Campaigning is gaining momentum in the state with leaders of all political parties holding rallies and public meetings across the state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today address two election rallies in Medininagar and Gumla. This is his first visit during ongoing assembly elections in the state.
Yesterday Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh addressed an election rally at Ramna in Garhwa. He said, Maoists are trying to disturb election process in Jharkhand which will not be tolerated adding that befitting reply will be given to Maoists.