New Delhi | The Congress party today released its 2nd list of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election.
In an issued statement Congress announced 21 candidates, 5 from Maharashtra and 16 from Uttar Pradesh. The major candidates include Nana Patole from Nagpur, Raj Babbar from Moradabad, Priya Dutt to contest from Mumbai North-Central. The surprise inclusion in the list include former BJP MP Savitri Phule who will be contesting from Bahraich constituency.
Congress releases another list of 21 candidates. Nana Patole to contest from Nagpur. Raj Babbar to contest from Moradabad, former BJP MP Savitri Phule to contest from Bahraich(UP). Priya Dutt to contest from Mumbai North-Central. #LokSabhaElections2019 pic.twitter.com/50HUZD2NqW
— ANI (@ANI) March 13, 2019
As announced by the Election Commission of India (ECI) general election for the 17th Lok Sabha will be held in 7 phase from 11th April till 19th April while the counting of votes will be held on 23rd May.