Shillong, Dec 04, 2017: The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Monday released the second list of party candidates who will be contesting the upcoming 2018 Assembly elections.
The party released a total number of three candidates in the second list.
The names of the three candidates includes East Khasi Hills district president, Donlang Nongbri who is contesting from Mawlai constituency, Banrilang Jungai from Jowai and party youth working president, Tony Marbaniang who is contesting from North Shillong.
With this, the party has so far released a total number of five candidates including the two candidates whose name was announced in the first list.
The name of the candidates who featured in the first list includes Denis Tynsiar from Pynursla and Arelitha K. Sangma from Selsella.
“We are targeting to contest from 35 to 40 seats in the upcoming election,” state president, Jamil Ahmed told newsmen.
Being an ally of the BJP at the Centre, he said that the party is hoping to get the support of the people of the State.