BJP announces candidates for Mainpuri, Rampur, Khatoli bypolls, fields Raghuraj Singh against Dimple Yadav
The BJP on Tuesday announced its candidate for Mainpuri, Rampur and Khatoli seats in Uttar Pradesh. Along with this, BJP has also announced the names of its candidates for the upcoming assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar and Chhattisgarh.
The Bharatiya Janata Party has fielded Raghuraj Singh Shakya from Uttar Pradesh’s Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat, which fell vacant due to the death of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav. BJP candidate Raghuraj Singh Shakya will challenge Samajwadi Party National President Akhilesh Yadav’s wife Dimple Yadav.
Let us tell you that Uttar Pradesh’s Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat is considered the bastion of Samajwadi Party and that is probably the reason why Akhilesh Yadav has fielded his wife Dimple Yadav as a candidate from his father Mulayam Singh Yadav’s Lok Sabha seat. selected i fell
There were various reports coming from the BJP camp about whether to field a candidate from Mainpuri or not, but finally BJP has decided to field Mainpuri Lok Sabha in keeping with its strategy for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. decided to contest the elections and the BJP Central Election Committee nominated veteran leader Raghuraj Singh Shakia from Mainpuri.
Along with this, BJP has also announced the names of its candidates for the upcoming assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar and Chhattisgarh.
BJP has nominated Akash Saxena from Samajwadi Party’s stronghold Rampur assembly constituency and Rajkumari Saini from Khatoli assembly constituency in Uttar Pradesh.
In the list of candidates released on Tuesday, the BJP has nominated Ashok Kumar Pancha from Sardarshahr assembly constituency in Rajasthan, Kedar Prasad Gupta from Kirhani assembly constituency in Bihar and Brahmanand Neetam from Bhanupartapur assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh.