Out of several state, regional and national level political parties in Chhattisgarh, there are some of the political parties which aptly are effective and are very much part of the active political arena of the state of Chhattisgarh.
Following are the listings of most powerful and popular political parties in Chhattisgarh.
Bharatiya Janata Party: – Bharatiya Janata Party is one of the largest political parties in Chhattisgarh and India. The National political party is in governance in the state of Chhattisgarh with 49 seats in Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly. This is one of the most powerful and famous political parties in Chhattisgarh.
Indian National Congress: – Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee is the statewing of the INC in the state of Chhattisgarh.
Bahujan Samaj Party: – Bahujan Samaj Party is one of the most popular political parties in Chhattisgarh which always tries hard to make inroads into the tribal state dominated by BJP and Congress.
Aarakshan Virodhi Party: – This registered political party in Chhattisgarh was into formation before the Indian General Election, 2014. The main agenda of AVP is, the removal of caste based reservation from Constitution of India and provide an equal opportunity to every citizen of India.
Chhattisgarh Mukti Morcha: – CMM is a registered political party in Chhattisgarh, with an intention to fight for the cultural identity of the region and also for the upliftment for the workers and peasants. The political party also initiated a campaign against abuse of alcohol, and projected social projects such as workers financed hospital. Political motto of the party is “Sangharsh aur Nirman” and “Virodh Nahi Vikalp”. This is one of the most popular political parties in Chhattisgarh.
Chhattisgarh Vikas Party: – CVP was formed on December20, 2002 when 12 members of the State Legislative Assembly belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party broke away. This was a regional political party in Chhattisgarh, which was very short lived; a group of 12 members had defected from BJP.
Janta Congress Chhattisgarh: – The political party in Chhattisgarh was formed by former Chief Minister of the state Ajit Jogi and his son Amit Jogi after the duo were expelled from the Indian National Congress for anti-party activities and Amit Jogi was expelled for six years. Political ideologies followed are Social Justice for all, women empowerment, and inclusive governance.
Rashtriya Jantantrik Dal: – This is a political party in Chhattisgarh which was formed by Vidhya Charan Shukla after splitting from Nationalist Congress Party. Later, Rashtriya Jantantrik Dal merged with Bharatiya Janata Party on March 13, 2004.