Hukum Singh and Sanjeev Baliyan, declared candidates by the party in the riot-hit area.
Dhruvnarayan was replaced with Surendranath Singh in Bhopal.
The Narendra Modi ministry is set for an expansion before Diwali.
Ruling BJP has created a political storm by axing nearly 12 of the total 36 sitting MLAs from the poll race in the face of anti-incumbency.
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