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Lok Sabha polls: Nana Patole to take on Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Former will be candidate from against Gadkari in the Lok Sabha polls.

Patole's name is among the five candidates from announced Wednesday.

Former ministers Sushilkumar Shinde and Milind Deora also figure in the Congress' first list of Lok Sabha candidates from the state released in

Shinde will contest from Solapur and Deora from South seat.

Former MP will contest from North Central, while Namdev Usendi from Gadchiroli Chimur Lok Sabha seat.

Patole, who was the sitting MP from Bhandara-Gondia constituency when he quit the BJP to join the Congress, has been fielded against Gadkari in

The screening committee of the Congress, headed by party's in-charge of Mallikarjun Kharge, finalised the candidates in Delhi, said party sources.

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First Published: Wed, March 13 2019. 22:49 IST