Nagpur News : The Bharatiya Janata Party has released its first list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections. Candidates to 54 seats have been announced.
Sixteen names have been cleared from Maharashtra, which include Nitin Gadkari from Nagpur and Gopinath Munde from Beed. Seventeen names have been cleared from West Bengal.
The BJP has also announced three candidates from Himanchal Pradesh, six from Odisha, five from Jammu and Kashmir and two from Arunanchal Pradesh.
Maharashtra Candidate List :
Dhule Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Famous Cancer Surgeon
Jalgaon Shri Ashok Tapiram Patil, (A.T. Nana Patil), Sitting MP
Raver Shri Haribhau Javle, Sitting MP
Akola Shri Sanjya Dhotre, Sitting MP
Nagpur Shri Nitin Gadkari, Ex-National President
Bhandara – Gondiya Shri Nana Patole, Sitting MLA
Gadchiroli-Chimur (ST) Shri Ashok Nete, State President, ST Morcha
Chandrapur Shri Hansraj Ahir, Sitting MP
Nanded Shri D.B. Patil, Ex-MP
Jalna Shri Ravsaheb Danve Patil, Sitting MP
Dindori (ST) Shri Harishchandra Chowhan, Sitting MP
Palghar (ST) Ad. Chintaman Vanga, Sitting MLA & Ex-MP
Mumbai North Shri Gopal Shetti, Sitting MLA
Mumbai North East Dr. Kirit Somaiya, Ex-MP
Ahmadnagar Shri Dilip Gandhi, Sitting MP
Beed Shri Gopinath Munde, Dy. Leader of Opposition, Lok Sabha
Sangli Shri Sanjaykaka Patil, Ex-MLA