Ranchi, Oct. 15: The UPA today resolved to field Congress MLA from Barhi Manoj Yadav for the Koderma bypoll battle, reports our correspondent.
The decision was taken at a meeting presided over by state Congress chief Pradeep Kumar Balmuchu. Yadav will be filing his nomination on Monday.
The JMM said they are “bound” to work for the candidate’s success. “The JMM had resolved to field a common candidate in Koderma. If the UPA stalwarts have decided to field Yadav, we are bound to work for his success,” said the party’s general secretary, Shailendra Bhattacharya.