When it comes to wealth and property, Ashahel D. Shira, a candidate of UDP from Rajabala constituency, is a winner.
Shira has moveable assets worth Rs 62,96,30,041.
Besides six bank accounts, Shira also has an Audi car, a Mahindra Thar, a Longines gold plated watch costing Rs 2,20,000 and some jewelleries.
He also has investments in nine companies one of which was valued at Rs 35 crore.
Interestingly, Shira has no immoveable assets such as land or building.
Shira’s opponent Md Abdus Saleh of NPP has moveable assets worth Rs 1,97,44,702. His wife has moveable assets worth 2,09,14,527.
His two children have moveable assets worth Rs 49,35,324 and Rs 49,52,807 respectively.
Saleh also has immoveable assets worth Rs 54 lakh while his wife has immoveable assets worth Rs 24,60,000.
Three candidates from the constituency are poor if their declaration before the Election Commission is anything to go by.
Hasina Yasmin Mondal of Congress has moveable assets worth Rs 6,76,647. She has no immoveable assets.
Independent candidate Carla R. Sangma has moveable assets worth Rs 66,500. He has no immoveable assets.
Kingston B. Marak of BJP has only a gold finger ring worth Rs 56,000 as moveable assets. He owns no immoveable assets.