Congress Drops List of Contestants In Punjab
Congress came out with its first six name list for LokSabha polls in Punjab on Tuesday following the party’s central election committee meeting in Delhi. The list includes flour sitting MPs, an ex-MP and a sitting MLA. While the selection of Amritsar MP Gurjit Singh Aujla was a surprise, former MLA Navjot Kaur wife of cricketer turned politician NavjotSinghSidhu failed to get a ticket from either Chandigarh or Amritsar.
The list includes,
Patiala - Maharani Preneet Kaur
Hoshiarpur - Dr Raj Kumar Chabbewal
Amritsar- Gurjeet Singh Aujla
Ludhiana - Ravneet Singh Bittu
Gurdaspur -Sunil Jakhar
Jalandhar - Santokh Singh Chaudhary
The candidature of Pawan Bansal has been cleared for Chandigarh LS seat.