Experienced leader to be Himachal CM candidate: Jaitley

ANI | Updated: Oct 29, 2017 18:23 IST

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), [India], Oct.29 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said that one of Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) experienced leaders will be the chief ministerial candidate for the Himachal Pradesh elections.

Jaitley made the statement while releasing BJP's vision document in Shimla.

"One of our very experienced leaders will be the chief minister. It is a matter of strategy whether the party announces it or decides it after the elections," Jaitley said after releasing the BJP's election manifesto.

The Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls will be held in a single phase on November 9. The result will be declared on December18.

Himachal Pradesh will have 7,521 polling stations, including 42 auxiliary booths at remote locations. (ANI)