Among the two contenders is Putul Singh (independent), the widow of former union minister Digvijay Singh, whose candidature is supported by both Congress and NDA.
Former union minister Jayprakash Narain Yadav of RJD is the second contender in the fray.
The bypoll was necessitated following the death of Digvijay Singh three months ago.
Patna: A Lok Sabha by-election in Banka seat will be held simultaneously with the fourth phase Assembly poll in Bihar on Monday.
First Published: Sunday, October 31, 2010, 19:54