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Congress Party releases new list of candidates for Jharkhand polls; Third list contains 19 names

Ahead of the Jharkhand assembly polls, Congress party released its third list of candidates that had 19 names. The state will go to the polls for its 81 assembly seats in five phases.

The tenure for the current Jharkhand assembly will end on January 5.

Jharkhand Election Schedule-

  • Phase-1: Polls on 30 November
  • Phase 2: Polls on 7 December
  • Phase 3: Polls on 12 December
  • Phase 4: Polls on 16 December
  • Phase 5: Polls on 20 December

List of Candidates-

  1. Alamgir Alam- Pakur
  2. Dr. Irfan Ansari- Jamtara
  3. Badal Patralekh- Jarmundi
  4. Deepika Pandey Singh- Mahagama
  5. Umashankar Akela- Barhi
  6. Amba Prasad Sahu- Barkagaon
  7. RC Prasad Mehta- Hazaribagh
  8. Manju Kumari- Jamua (SC)
  9. Rajendra Prasad Singh- Bermo
  10. Sanjay Singh- Bokaro
  11. Mannan Mallick- Dhanbad
  12. Purnima Niraj Singh- Jharia
  13. Jaleshwar Mahto- Baghmara
  14. Banna Gupta- Jamshedpur West
  15. Rajesh Kachhap- Khijri (ST)
  16. Ajay Nath Shahdeo- Hatia
  17. Rajiv Kumar- Kanke (SC)
  18. Bhushan Bara- Simdega (ST)
  19. Naman Vikshal Kongari- Kolebira (ST)

Previously, Bhartiya Janta Party had also released three list of its candidates for the state assembly elections.

Chirag Paswan-led Lok Janshakti Party had also announced the two lists of candidates for the elections.

ALSO READ: Chirag Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Party to go solo in Jharkhand polls; Party will contest on 50 seats in state assembly elections

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