ELECTIONS LIVE: Shah replaces Advani in Gandhinagar; check BJP's first list
General VK Singh will contest the Ghaziabad seat. Smriti Irani will contest from Congress bastion Amethi, while Nitin Gadkari will fight for the Nagpur seat
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Union minister Kiren Rijiju will fight from Arunachal East and Mahesh Shamra Gautam Buddha Nagar (Noida).
The BJP announced its candidates from many states, including Uttar Prdesh, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura.
The BJP has finalised names of all 17 party candidates from Bihar and sent the list to the state unit which will announce it jointly with allies, Nadda said.