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Monday 21 August 2017
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Congress candidates for Himachal elections

Congress central election committee has announced all 68 candidates for the assembly election. Most of the sitting MLA are retained, except those whose constituencies are reserved or de-reserved after the delimitation. Congress high command makes changes in its rule and allows Mandi MP and State Congress Chief Virbhadra Singh to contest election from Shimla (Rural) seat, whereas senior leader Vidya Stokes is shifted back to Theog seat. On Dharamshala seat, candidature of other sitting MP from Jodhpur, Rajasthan, Chandresh Kumari was rejected and party shifted Sudhir Sharma to compete against BJP industry minister.

KANGRA:

Nagrota Bhagwan ——G.S. Bali
Jawali —– Neeraj Bharti
Kangra —Surender Kumar
Jaisinghpur (SC) —-Yadwinder Goma
Palampur —— BBL Butail
Nurpur —Ajay Mahajan
Indora (SC) —— Kamal Kishor
Fatehpur — Sujan Singh Pathania
Shahpur — Vijay Singh Mankotia
Dharamshala —Sudhir Sharma
Sulah —–Jagjeevan Pal
Jawalamukhi – Sanjay Ratan
Baijnath (SC) ——Kishori Lal
Dehra ———-Brig Rajinder Rana
Jaswan-Pragpur –Nikhil Rajour

MANDI:

Jogindernagar —— Surinder Pal
Mandi Sadar —- Anil Sharma
Darang —- Kaul Singh Thakur
Dharampur ——- Chander Shekhar
Sarkaghat —- Rangila Ram Rao
Balh (SC) —– Prakash Chaudhary
Nachan (SC) ——T.C. Dogra
Sundernagar ——-Sohan Lal
Karsog (SC) ——–Mansa Ram
Saraj —-Tara Thakur

CHAMBA:

Dalhausie— Asha Kumari
Bharmaur (ST) —–Thakur Singh Bharmauri
Churah (SC) —Surender Bhardwaj
Chamba —Pawan Nayyar
Bhatiyat —–Kuldeep Singh Pathania

BILASPUR:

Gumarwin —-Rajesh Dharmani
N.Devi —–Thakur Ram Lal
Jhanduta (SC) —-Biru Ram Kishore
Bilaspur—-Bamber Singh

Lahaul Spiti (ST) ——Ravi Thakur

SHIMLA

Shimla Urban —–Harish Janartha
Shimla Rural ——-Virbhadra Singh
Jubal Kotkhai —–Rohit Thakur
Theog —–Vidya Stokes
Chaupal———Shubash Manglet
Kasumpti–- Anirudh Singh
Rohru (SC) –Mohan Lal Bragta
Rampur (SC) –Nand Lal

Kinnaur (ST) —– Jagat Singh Negi

UNA:

Haroli — Mukesh Agnihotri
Gagret —–Rakesh Kalia
Kutleher —-Ram Des Malangar
Una —-Satpal Raizada
Chintpurni (SC) —–Kuldeep Kumar

SOLAN

Nalagarh — Lakhvinder Rana
Doon ——–Ram Kumar
Solan (SC) ——– Dhani Ram Shandil
Kasauli (SC) —- Vinod Sultanpuri
Arki ———- Sanjay Awasthi

SIRMAUR:

Pachaad (SC) —-Gangu Ram Musafir
Renuka jee (SC) –Vinay Kumar
Shilai—–Harshvardhan
Nahan—Kush Parmar
Ponta Sahib —–Sardar Onkar Singh

KULLU:

Kullu ——Sunder Thakur
Banjaar —–Karan Singh
Manali —–Bhuvneshwar Gaur
Anni (SC) — Khub Ram

HAMIRPUR:

Hamirpur —–Narinder Thakur
Sujanpur —–Anita Verma
Nadaun —–Sukhvinder Sukhu
Barsar —– Inder Dutt Lakhanpal
Bhoranj (SC) — Dr. Ramesh Dogra



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