Rajnandgaon is one of 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh and will cast vote in the second phase of the election this year - on April 18. The result will be out on May 23.
Bhola Ram Sahu of the Indian National Congress, Santosh Pandey of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Baidya Shekhu Ram Verma (GURUJI) of the Ambedkarite Party Of India, Ravita Lakra (DHRUV) of the Bahujan Samaj Party, Ajay Pali (BABA) of the Shivsena and Vishwanath Singh Porte of the Gondvana Gantantra Party are some of the prominent names that will contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency in Chhattisgarh.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh:
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||BHOLA RAM SAHU||Indian National Congress|
|2||BAIDYA SHEKHU RAM VERMA (GURUJI)||Ambedkarite Party of India|
|3||RAVITA LAKRA (DHRUV)||Bahujan Samaj Party|
|4||SANTOSH PANDEY||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||AJAY PALI (BABA)||Shivsena|
|6||DR. GOJUPAL||Republican Party of India (A)|
|7||PRATIMA SANTOSH WASHNIK||Republican Paksha (Khoripa)|
|8||MAHENDRA KUMAR SAHU||Forward Democratic Labour Party|
|9||VISHWANATH SINGH PORTE||Gondvana Gantantra Party|
|12||SANDEEP TIWARI "RAJ"||Bhartiya Sarvjan Hitey Samaj Party|
|16||ADVOCATE RAMRATAN SAHU||Independent|
The total number of electors in the Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency is around 16 lakh.
Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency comprises of eight assembly segments - Pandariya, Kawardha, Khairagarh, Dongargarh (SC), Rajnandgaon, Dongargaon, Khujji and Mohala-Manpur (ST).