|SDF to field new faces in 50 pc Assembly seats: Chamling|
GANGTOK, Feb 10 - The ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) plans to field new faces in 50 per cent seats in the upcoming Assembly polls in Sikkim, Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling said.
The party also proposes to give 30 per cent tickets to women, he told reporters recently. There are 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim where the Assembly polls were last held in April, 2014. Chamling, who is also the SDF president, said the party will declare its candidates soon after the announcement of poll dates by the Election Commission. – PTI