Lok Sabha / Turning 76 next week, Sumitra Mahajan says won’t contest Lok Sabha polls

Hindustan Times : Apr 05, 2019, 04:35 PM

Sumitra Mahajan, the Lok Sabha Speaker, has announced that she will not contest the Lok Sabha elections. Mahajan issued a statement on Friday to this effect wondering why there is “indecision” in the party over announcing Lok Sabha candidate from Indore seat. Mahajan, who is turning 76 on April 12. I decided to end them and free the party to make its choice. I will not contest Lok Sabha elections, Mahajan as saying.