DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand Vikalp has finished the names of five Independent candidates whom the outfit will support in the upcoming Uttarakhand polls after months of surveys and deliberations.
Uttarakhand Vikalp was formed to provide corruption free and clean politics to the hill state. It has into its ranks people like veteran mountaineer Bachendri Pal, film director Tigmanshu Dhulia and former governor of Mizoram and Puducherry Lt Gen (retd) MM Lakhera.
For long time the group has been trying to find ” righteous” individuals who can rid the politics of corruption.
All the five candidates selected by the outfit are contesting elections for the first time.