Theog’s sitting MLA and BJP candidate for the assembly election Rakesh Verma opened his office in Theog. He held a meeting with his supporters and charted out strategy for his campaign. Many senior BJP leaders of Theog and Kotgarh were present in the meeting. With this meeting, Rakesh Verma has begin his campaign for the election. Rakesh Verma, who has won three times from Theog, once on BJP ticket and twice as independent candidate is confident to give good contest to his old rival Vidya Stokes.