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    After Modi-Rajnath meet, BJP releases 1st candidate list for LS Poll

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    New Delhi, Feb 27: After Narendra Modi's meeting with top BJP leaders including Rajnath Singh, Murli Manohar Joshi and many others, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday, Feb 27 released its first list for Lok Sabha election which is due by May 2014.

    Total 54 names of candidates have been declared for different states including West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and many others.

    However, the party did not declare from which seat its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will contest in upcoming general election. Sources, however, claimed that Modi can contest from either Varanasi or Lucknow. Here it can be mentioned that BJP senior leader Murli Mahohar Joshi had won from Varanasi in 2009 Lok Sabha election.

    Here are the list of the candidates declared for 2014 Lok Sabha election:

     
    Sl. Name of State Name Name of Candidate
    1. Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal West Shri Kiren Rijijuji, Ex-MP
    2. Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal East Shri Tapir Gao, Ex-MP
    3. Manipur Inner Manipur Dr. R.K. Ranjan Singh
    4. Manipur Outer Manipur (ST) Prof. Gangmumei Kamei
    5. Goa North Goa Shri Shripad Yesso Naik, Sitting MP
    6. Goa South Goa Shri Narendra Keshav Sawaikar, State General Secretary
    7. West Bengal Cooch Behar (SC) Shri Hemchandra Burman, District President
    8. West Bengal Jalpaiguri (SC) Shri Satyalal Sarkar, Ex-DIG, SSB
    9. West Bengal Balurghat Shri Biswapriya Roychowdhary, State General Secretary
    10. West Bengal Maldaha Uttar Shri Subashkrishna Goswami, Elected Block Member
    11. West Bengal Jangipur Shri Samrat Ghosh, District General Secretary
    12. West Bengal Murshidabad Shri Sujit Kumar Ghosh, Retd. IPS
    13. West Bengal Krishnanagar Shri Satyabrata Mukherjee, Ex-MP & Central Minister
    14. West Bengal Ranaghat (SC) Dr. Supravat Biswas, National
    15. West Bengal Dum Dum Shri Tapan Sikdar, Ex-MP & Central Minister
    16. West Bengal Barasat Shri P.C. Sarkar (Jr.), World Famous Magician
    17. West Bengal Mathurapur (SC) Shri Tapan Naskar, District General Secretary
    18. West Bengal Diamond Harbour Shri Avijit Das, State BJYM Member
    19. West Bengal Kolkata Dakshin Shri Tathagata Roy, Ex State President
    20. West Bengal Kolkata Uttar Shri Rahul Sinha, State President
    21. West Bengal Howrah Shri George Baker, Film Actor (Christian Minority)
    22. West Bengal Uluberia Shri R.K. Mahanti, Retd. IPS
    23. West Bengal Bankura Dr. Subash Sarkar, State Vice President
    24. Odisha Sundargarh (ST) Shri Jual Oram, Former Minister
    25. Odisha Sambalpur Shri Suresh Pujari, State Gen. Secy., and Ex-State President
    26. Odisha Dhenkanal Shri Rudra Narayan Pani, Ex-MP (Rajya Sabha)
    27. Odisha Bolangir Smt. Sangeeta Kumari Singh Deo, Ex-MP
    28. Odisha Nabarangpur (ST) Shri Parsuram Majhi, State Vice President and Ex-MP
    29. Odisha Jagatsinghpur (SC) Shri Baidhar Mallik, Ex-MLA
    30. Maharashtra Dhule Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Famous Cancer Surgeon
    31. Maharashtra Jalgaon Shri Ashok Tapiram Patil, (A.T. Nana Patil), Sitting MP
    32. Maharashtra Raver Shri Haribhau Javle, Sitting MP
    33. Maharashtra Akola Shri Sanjya Dhotre, Sitting MP
    34. Maharashtra Nagpur Shri Nitin Gadkari, Ex-National President
    35. Maharashtra Maharashtra Shri Nana Patole, Sitting MLA
    36. Maharashtra Gadchiroli-Chimur (ST) Shri Ashok Nete, State President, ST Morcha
    37. Maharashtra Chandrapur Shri Hansraj Ahir, Sitting MP
    38. Maharashtra Nanded Shri D.B. Patil, Ex-MP
    39. Maharashtra Jalna Shri Ravsaheb Danve Patil, Sitting MP
    40. Maharashtra Dindori (ST) Shri Harishchandra Chowhan, Sitting MP
    41. Maharashtra Palghar (ST) Ad. Chintaman Vanga, Sitting MLA & Ex-MP
    42. Maharashtra Mumbai North Shri Gopal Shetti, Sitting MLA
    43. Maharashtra Mumbai North East Dr. Kirit Somaiya, Ex-MP
    44. Maharashtra Ahmadnagar Shri Dilip Gandhi, Sitting MP
    45. Maharashtra Beed Shri Gopinath Munde, Dy. Leader of Opposition, Lok Sabha
    46. Maharashtra Sangli Shri Sanjaykaka Patil, Ex-MLA
    47. Himachal Pradesh Kangra Shri Shanta Kumar, Ex-CM and Ex-Minister
    48. Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur Shri Anurag Thakur, Sitting MP and National President BJYM
    49. Himachal Pradesh Shimla (SC) Shri Virendra Kashyap, Sitting MP
    50. Jammu & Kashmir Baramulla Shri Gulam Mohammad Meer
    51. Jammu & Kashmir Anantnag Mushtaq Ahmad Malik, Nurabadi
    52. Jammu & Kashmir Ladakh Shri Thunpsthan Chhewang, National Executive Member
    53. Jammu & Kashmir Udhampur Dr. Jitendra Singh, National Executive Member & State Spokesperson
    54. Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Shri Jugal Kishore Sharma, State President
     


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