Raipur | The Congress party on Thursday announced its 1st list of candidates for the upcoming assembly elections in the state of Chhattisgarh.
The Election Commision had announced that the assembly elections in naxalism affected Chhattisgarh will be conducted in 2 phases. The first phase of voting will be conducting will be on 12 November while the second phase of voting will be on November 20. The counting of votes will be held on December 11 along with the Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana and Mizoram.
The Congress in its first list has announced candidates on the 12 seats of the assembly. 11 out of 12 seats in the first list are reserved for Scheduled Tribes.
Announcement of candidates for the elections to the Legislative Assembly of Chhattisgarh. pic.twitter.com/pGZp0tpybj
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The Congress list include Anoop Nag fromAnagag (ST) from,Manoj Singh Mandvi from Bhanupratap Pur (ST), Shishu Pal Sori from Kanker (ST), Santram Netam from Keshakal (ST), Mohanlal Maram from Kondagaon (ST), Chandan Kashyap from Narayanpur (ST) Lakheshwar Baghel from Bastar(ST), Rekhchand Jain from Jagdalpur, Deepak Kumar BaIJ from Chitrakot (ST), Devati Karma from Dantewada (ST), Vikram Shah Mandvi from Bijapur (ST) and Kawashi Lakhma candidate from Kanta (ST).