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Rajyawardhan files nomination, with pranayam

IANS  |  Jaipur 

Union for Sports and I&B Rajyawardhan performed pranayam with Baba before filing his nomination papers for the Jaipur Rural seat here on Tuesday. Rathore started his day with prayers at a local temple.

attended the filing of the nomination along with Rathore's wife Gayatri, Satish Punia, former and

Speaking on the occasion, asked everyone to vote for Rathore. "I have come here to shower my blessings on Rathore. I strongly believe that the country is in safe hands when is the So let's all ensure that the BJP sends its MPs to Parliament to get a clear majority," he said.

Rathore takes on sitting and candidate in Jaipur Rural. Both the candidates are sport stars and former Olympians, who have brought fame to the nation. The former Army is contesting the seat for the second time.

The 25 constituencies in go to the polls in two phases. The Jaipur Rural constituency votes in the fifth phase on May 6. The last date for filing of nominations is April 18. The nomination papers will be scrutinised on April 20 and names can be withdrawn until April 22.

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First Published: Tue, April 16 2019. 18:16 IST
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