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BJP announces list of 27 candidates for Punjab polls

27/01/2022 at 7:15 PM

New Delhi, Jan 27: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday announced 27 more candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections in Punjab.

The party has fielded Fateh Singh Bajwa from Batala, while Vijay Sampla will be contesting from Phagwara.

The list of candidates along with their assembly constituencies includes Seema Kumari (Bhoa), Parminder Singh Gill (Gurdaspur), Kuldeep Singh Kahlaon (Dera Baba Nanak), Pradeep Singh Bhullar (Majitha), Kumar Amit Valmiki (Amritsar West SC), Balwinder Kaur (Attari SC), Narinder Pal Singh Chandi (Shahkot), Surinder Mahey (Kartarpur SC), Sarbjit Singh Makkar (Jalandhar Cantt), Parminder Sharma (Anandpur Sahib), Iqbal Singh Lalpura (Rupnagar), Darshan Singh Shivjot (Chamkaur Sahib), Sanjibv Vashishth (SAS Nagar), Ranjit Singh Gahlewal (Samrala), Praveen Bansal (Ludhiana North), Harjot Kamal Moga (Moga), Gurparvej Singh Sandhu (Guru Har Sahai), Vandana Sangwaan (Balluana SC), Rakesh Dhingra (Lambi), Dhayal Singh Sodhi (Maur), Dheeraj Kumar (Barnala), Randeep Singh Deol (Dhuri), Gurpreet Singh Shahpur (Nabha SC), Jagdish Kumar Jagga (Rajpura) and Vikas Sharma (Ghanaur).

Meanwhile, BJP President JP Nadda on Monday had announced that BJP will be contesting 65 seats out of the 117 in the Punjab polls while Captain Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress is going to contest 37 seats. At the same time, Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa’s Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) will be contesting for 15 seats.

Punjab will go to the Assembly polls on February 20 while the counting of votes will take place on March 10.

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