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Rajasthan elections: BSP announces first list of 11 candidates

The 11 candidates were announced for constituencies mostly in eastern Rajasthan and districts with large SC and ST populations.

Rajasthan elections: BSP announces first list of 11 candidates
Assembly elections will take place in Rajasthan on December 7. (Source: Representational Image/ File)

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Wednesday announced its first list of candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections in Rajasthan on December 7.

The 11 candidates were announced for constituencies mostly in eastern Rajasthan and districts with large SC and ST populations. BSP state president Sitaram Meghwal said the party is confident of an impressive show in the elections.

Among the candidates, Pratapsingh Mehrawar has been fielded from Deeg-Kumher constituency, currently held by Congress MLA and member of the Bharatpur Royal family, Vishvendra Singh.

Other candidates include Jogendra Singh Awana from Nadbai in Bharatpur, Bhagchand Saini from Bandikui in Dausa, Mohammed Ali from Tonk along with Hansraj Meena from Sapotra in Karauli district.