Mumbai: Dates for the Andheri bye-polls has been announced by the Election Commission. This will be the first time Eknath Shinde and Uddhav Thackeray will face off in the bye-poll after the vertical split in the party.
The by-poll will be held on November 3 and the counting of votes will happen on November 6.
The Andheri East seat fell vacant after Shiv Sena MLA Ramesh Latke passed away.
According to a report in the Hindustan Times, Sena has announced Rutuja Latke as their candidate while the BJP will be fielding former corporator Murji Patel.
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