New Delhi, Aug 17: Left parties on Wednesday announced to contest the 2017 assembly elections in Punjab.
Elections to the 117-member Punjab assembly are likely to be held in February next year. The Akali Dal-BJP alliance has ruled Punjab since 2007.
The emergence of the AAP as a challenger to the Akali Dal-BJP combine and the Congress could make the contest triangular on all 117 assembly seats.
Left parties to contest 2017 Punjab assembly elections
Left parties to contest 2017 Punjab assembly elections— ANI (@ANI_news) August 17, 2016