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BJP replaces Uma Bharti with Anurag Sharma as its nominee from Jhansi

Bharti had already announced that she would not contest the elections

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Uma Bharti
Uma Bharti

The on Saturday released another list of 24 candidates for the and replaced Union minister with Anurag Sharma as its nominee from Jhansi.

Bharti had already announced that she would not contest the elections.

The list includes eight candidates in Haryana, four each in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, and three each in Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand. The also announced its candidates for one seat each in West Bengal and Odisha.

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With this, the party has so far announced 407 candidates for the seven-phase which will start on April 11 and continue till May 19. The counting of the votes will take place on May 23.

The has already renominated Prime Minister from Varanasi and fielded Amit Shah from Gandhinagar in Gujarat.

First Published: Sat, April 06 2019. 17:20 IST
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