North Goa is one of only two Lok Sabha constituencies in Goa. The other is South Goa and both constituencies will vote in 2019 Lok Sabha election in the third phase - on April 23. The result will be out on May 23.
Girish Raya Chodankar of Indian National Congress, Shripad Yesso Naik of Bharatiya Janata Party and Dattatraya Padgaonkar of Aam Aadmi Party are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from North Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa.
North Goa constituency covers as many as 20 assembly segments - Mandrem, Pernem, Bicholim, Tivim, Mapusa, Siolim, Saligao, Calangute, Porvorim, Aldona, Panaji, Taleigao, St. Cruz, St. Andre, Cumbarjua, Mayem, Sanquelim, Poriem, Valpoi and Priol.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from North Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||GIRISH RAYA CHODANKAR||Indian National Congress|
|2||SHRIPAD YESSO NAIK||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|3||AMIT ATMARAM KORGAONKAR||Republican Party of India (Kamble)|
|4||DATTATRAYA PADGAONKAR||Aam Aadmi Party|
|5||AISHWARYA ARJUN SALGAONKAR||Independent|
|6||BHAGAWANT SADANAND KAMAT||Independent|
In the 2014 Lok Sabha election, Shripad Yesso Naik rode on the BJP wave to defeat Congress' Ravi S. Naik by over one lakh votes. The BJP had a vote share of 58.51 per cent as against 32.54 per cent of Congress.