Fernandes offered ticket by LJP

March 21st, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS  

Patna, March 21 (IANS) The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) has offered Lok Sabha ticket to George Fernandes and Digvijay Singh after their own Janata Dal-United (JD-U) refused to nominate them.
“George Fernandes and Digvijay Singh may contest on LJP ticket,” a senior LJP leader told IANS. “We have urged Fernandes to contest from Muzaffarpur or Nalanda,” the source said.

After being denied the party ticket, Fernandes has insisted on contesting from Muzaffarpur. Digvijay Singh has vowed to contest from Banka.

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