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BJP’s First Candidate List For Lok Sabha Polls Out: PM Modi To Contest From Varanasi| Full List

The BJP has revealed its first list of 195 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election in 2024.

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The BJP has revealed its first list of 195 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election in 2024. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to run from Varanasi, as confirmed by party general secretary Vinod Tawde. The list includes 34 ministers who will be contesting for seats in the parliamentary polls.

Smriti Irani is set to contest from Amethi. Additionally, Bansuri, the daughter of the late Sushma Swaraj, will be making her debut in electoral politics.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is set to contest in the upcoming elections from the Gandhinagar constituency in Gujarat. Additionally, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has been named as the candidate for the Porbandar seat.

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Rajnath Singh is set to contest from Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, while former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, will be vying for the Vidisha constituency.

34 ministers and 2 former chief ministers are part of the list. There are also 28 women, 47 leaders under 50 years old, and 57 members from the OBC community. Uttar Pradesh has the highest representation with 51 members, followed by West Bengal with 20, and Delhi with five.

Here is the full list of candidates and their Constituency:

  1. Narendra Modi - Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

  2. Bishnu Pada Ray - Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman and Nicobar Islands

  3. Kiren Rijiju - Arunachal Pradesh West, Arunachal Pradesh

  4. Tapir Gao - Arunachal Pradesh East, Arunachal Pradesh

  5. Kripanath Mallah - Karimganj, Assam

  6. Parimal Suklabaidya - Silchar, Assam

  7. Amar Sing Tisso - Autonomous District, Assam

  8. Bijuli Kalita Medhi - Gauhati, Assam

  9. Dilip Saikia - Mangaldoi, Assam

  10. Ranjit Dutta - Tezpur, Assam

  11. Suresh Bora - Nowgong, Assam

  12. Kamakhaya Prasad Tasa - Kaliabor, Assam

  13. Topon Kumar Gogai - Jorhat, Assam

  14. Sarbananda Sonowal - Dibrugarh, Assam

  15. Pradhan Baruah - Lakhimpur, Assam

  16. Chintamani Maharaj - Sarguja, Chhattisgarh

  17. Manoj Tiwari - North East Delhi, Delhi

  18. Bansuri Swaraj - New Delhi, Delhi

  19. Kamaljeet Sehrawat - West Delhi, Delhi

  20. Ramvir Singh Bidhuri - South Delhi, Delhi

  21. Amit Shah - Gandhinagar, Gujarat

  22. Parshottam Rupala - Rajkot, Gujarat

  23. Mansukh Mandaviya - Porbandar, Gujarat

  24. Shripad Naik - North Goa, Goa

  25. Dr Jitendra Singh - Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir

  26. Jugal Kishore Sharma - Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

  27. Krishna Kumar - Palakkad, Kerala

  28. Suresh Gopi - Thrissur, Kerala

  29. Rajeev Chandrasekhar - Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

  30. Jyotiraditya Scindia - Guna, Madhya Pradesh

  31. Shivraj Singh Chouhan - Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh

  32. Gajendra Patel - Khargone, Madhya Pradesh

  33. Faggan Singh Kulaste - Mandla, Madhya Pradesh

  34. Alok Sharma - Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

  35. Arjun Ram Meghwal - Bikaner, Rajasthan

  36. Bhupendra Yadav - Alwar, Rajasthan

  37. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat - Jodhpur, Rajasthan

  38. Mahendra Malviya - Baswara, Rajasthan

  39. Manna Lal Rawat - Udaipur, Rajasthan

  40. C P Joshi - Chittorgarh, Rajasthan

  41. Om Birla - Kota, Rajasthan

  42. Bandi Sanjay Kumar - Karimnagar, Telangana

  43. Arvind Dharmapuri - Nizamabad, Telangana

  44. G Kishan Reddy - Secunderabad, Telangana

  45. Ajay Tamta - Almora, Uttarakhand

  46. Dr Mahesh Sharma - Gautam Buddha Nagar, Uttar Pradesh

  47. Dr Bhola Singh - Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh

  48. Smriti Irani - Amethi, Uttar Pradesh

  49. Hema Malini - Mathura, Uttar Pradesh

  50. Satyapal Singh Baghel - Agra, Uttar Pradesh

  51. Raj Kumar Chahar - Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh

  52. Rajveer Singh (Raju Bhaiya) - Etah, Uttar Pradesh

  53. Sakshi Maharaj - Unnao, Uttar Pradesh

  54. Rajnath Singh - Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

  55. Nisith Pramanik - Cooch Behar, West Bengal

  56. Dr Anirban Ganguly - Jadavpur, West Bengal

  57. Dr Ratim Chakraborty - Howrah, West Bengal

  58. Locket Chatterjee - Hooghly, West Bengal

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