New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) releases first list of 184 candidate today for Lok Sabha Elections 2019. Union minister J P Nadda announced the names in the press conference. PM Narendra Modi to contest from Varanasi, Amit Shah from Gandhinagar, Rajnath Singh from Lucknow, Nitin Gadkari from Nagpur.
Dr Satya Pal Singh will be fielded from Baghpat, Hema Malini will fight from Mathura, Smriti Irani against Congress chief Rahul Gandhi in Amethi.
Union minister Jitendra Singh to contest from Udhampur in J&K, Union minister Kiren Rijiju to fight from Arunachal East, Sakshi Maharaj to seek re-election from Unnao, General V K Singh will contest from Ghaziabad in UP. Union minister Ananth Kumar Hegde to contest from Uttar Kannada, Poonam Mahajan to contest from North Central Mumbai, Mahesh Sharma from Gautam Buddh Nagar,D V Sadananda Gowda to be fielded from Bengaluru North in Karnataka, Shobha Karandlaje to be fielded from Chikmagalur in Karnataka.
Pon Radhakrishnan to be fielded in Kanyakumari in TN, Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam to be fielded in Kerala’s Ernakulam, Kummanam Rajasekharan to contest Lok Sabha elections from Thiruvananthapuram, Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal will contest from Bikaner, Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat is BJP’s candidate in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur, Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore to contest from Jaipur Rural, Baijayant Jay Panda to be fielded from Kendrapara in Odisha, Shobha Karandlaje to be fielded from Chikmagalur in Karnataka.
Sitting MP Babul Supriyo to be fielded from Asansol in West Bengal, Locket Chatterjee to be fielded from Hooghly in West Bengal, Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam to be fielded in Kerala’s Ernakulam.