Congress has declared Mamta Rajput as its candidate from Bhogaon assembly constituency of Mainpuri district. Congress has already declared two women candidates from Mainpuri Sadar and Karhal assembly constituencies. With the help of half the population in the district, the Congress has tried to win the elections.
The Congress has bet only on women in three of the four assembly constituencies of Mainpuri district. Mamta Rajput, a resident of Mohalla Bharatwal of the city, has been nominated from Bhogaon assembly constituency. Whereas Congress District President Vinita Shakya from Mainpuri Tehsil Sadar Assembly Constituency and Gyanvati Yadav from Karhal Assembly Constituency has already declared candidates. The Congress has not yet declared its candidate from the safe Kishni assembly constituency.
In the elections to the assembly, the Congress has already bet on women candidates. However, till date no woman candidate has been able to win on Congress ticket. According to the Congress office bearers, for the first time in three out of four assembly constituencies, the Congress has tried to send a message among women by betting on women candidates.
Mamta is MA pass
Mamta Rajput, a resident of Mohalla Bharatwal of the city, is an MA pass. Mamta Rajput, associated with the Congress since 2012, has been the Vice President, General Secretary in the Mahila Congress District Committee. At present she is the President of Mahila Congress Committee Agra Zone. They say that Congress has given 40 percent tickets to women on the basis of its pledge. In three of the four assembly constituencies in the district, the Congress has reposed faith in women candidates. Congress has been fighting since the beginning to get justice and rights to half the population.