Patna: The JD(U) Sunday announced its third
list of 11 candidates to take the total number of its
candidates in fray to 138 for the Bihar Assembly polls.
According to the third list of candidates released by
the JD(U) general secretary Ravindra Singh, Jitendra has been
nominated from Ashtawa Assembly seat, while Sunil Kumar
will contest from Biharsarif.
Rajiv Ranjan has been made the JD(U) nominee from
Islampur Assembly constituency, while Usha Sinha will contest
from Hilsa and Shrawan Kumar from Nalanda.
The JD(U) has put up Hari Narayan Singh as its nominee
from Harnaut, while Ajay Singh will contest from Fatuha.
Arun Majhi will be the JD(U) candidate from Masaudhi
and Ram Dhani Singh from Kargahar, while Abhiram Shamra and
Rameshwar Paswan has been nominated from Jehanabad and
Sikandara Assembly constituencies.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will kick
up the campaigning for the JD(U) candidates from Madhepura
from October 8 next, Singh said, adding the former will
camp there for five days for electioneering purposes for the
ruling party candidates in the fray for the first phase.
Kumar will fly by a helicopter to the venues of public
meeting or travel by road depending on his convenience, the
JD(U) general secretary said.
The chief minister will fly out from Patna to campaign
for candidates in the fray for the second phase of elections,
while he will camp at Betiah and Bhagalpur for two days each
for campaigning in the third and fourth phases of elections,