Kohima: The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance will jointly contest the 2023 Nagaland Assembly election, a joint statement released on Tuesday stated that the two parties will contest 40 seats and BJP 20 in the 60-member Nagaland Legislative Assembly.
Chief minister of Nagaland Neiphiu Rio took to twitter saying, “Under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi and Shri Amit Shah our alliance is further strengthened. We remain committed to work for lasting peace & accelerated all-round dev. of the State. Grateful to JP Nadda, B L Santhosh and Himanta Biswa Sarma for their trust & support.”