The party's first list of 184 candidates, released in Delhi by senior BJP leader J.P. Nadda, includes Union Minister Jitendra Singh and Jugal Kishore Sharma who will be seeking re-election from Udhampur and Jammu Lok Sabha seats respectively.
Known for his political connections, Jehangir has served as Vice Chairman of the J&K Projects Construction Corporation, a premier government undertaking and been a fellow at a strategic affairs institute in Washington DC.
Yousuf is a currently a member of the Legislative Council, the upper house of state's bicameral legislature.
Muhammad Maqbool War, who will be in the fray from Baramulla seat, belongs to Langate area of Kupwara district and had unsuccessfully contested the last assembly elections as the BJP candidate from Langate against Engineer Rashid.
The BJP has not so far decided on its candidate for the Ladakh Lok Sabha seat.
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