The Telangana Rashtra Samithi would back Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi in the Lok Sabha elections and reach out to him for support for the candidates of the ruling party in the remaining 16 seats in Telangana.
Bahujan Samaj Party Chief Mayawati called out on the BJP-Shiv Sena and BJP-AIADMK alliance as a result of fear and sheer helplessness.
Former CM of Madhya Pradesh and BJP leader Babulal Gaur announced that he is considering offers from Congress to contest in the coming Lok Sabha polls on its ticket from Bhopal parliamentary constituency.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar said that he is not surprised by the seat-sharing pact announced by sparring allies BJP and Shiv Sena on Tuesday.
The former Union minister said that the electoral understanding between the saffron siblings was an expected conclusion.
In an interaction with the reporters after the election coalition agreement, Pannerselvam said, "For the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, under the leadership of AIADMK, PMK has got seven Lok Sabha seats and a Rajya Sabha seat."
One of the key points of the manifesto; Rahul Gandhi's big election promise will include 'Minimum Income Guarantee'. It is believed that it will be prepared in consultation with the well-known economists including former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan and this manifesto will also give a glimpse of the Congress plan. Congress is stating that this scheme is going to be a 'game-changer'.
In the recent assembly elections, especially in Rajasthan, there was a lot of differences and disturbances within the Congress about the ticket allocation, which led the central leadership to face problems. Many angry party leaders had protested, and more than a dozen leaders had contested independently.
Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy ended his Dharna after a meeting with Lt Governor Kiran Bedi. He said that "partial success" was achieved on various demands.
In the season of leaving parties and joining oppositions, the ruling Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh received its shock too. Its Lok Sabha member, Pandula Ravindra Babu from Amalapuram quit the party to join the main opposition YSR Congress on Monday.
The CM said that Shiv Sena will fight on 23 seats and the BJP will contest on 25 seats.
He further added with the hope of his party coming in power this election that the decision was taken in the interest of the nation.