Shiv Lal Doda ssembly elections from Abohar constituency.


Shiv Lal Doda filing his nomination papers for contesting the assembly elections from Abohar constituency. Doda had had filed the bail plea on January 4, stating that he wanted to contest the February 4 assembly election from Abohar constituency as an independent candidate and sought interim bail to go out of the jail on January 13 to file nomination papers.

On January 4, when Election Commission had announced the schedule for the assembly elections in Punjab and four other states, 24 persons, including two Akali Dal leaders, had illegally entered Fazilka sub jail to hold a meeting with Doda to plan for assembly elections. Fazilka deputy district attorney Wazir Kamboj said “the court has posted the matter for decision on Wednesday”.