Union minister and BJP election in-cost for Uttar Pradesh Dharmendra Pradhan and nationwide common secretary Arun Singh launched the first list of candidates at get together headquarters right here. Pradhan stated that folks will help BJP as soon as once more in 2022 and the BJP will win greater than 300 seats this time additionally.
Pradhan stated that the BJP is asserting 105 candidates for 57 seats in first section and 48 seats in second section. Other two constituencies are Gorakhpur (Urban) and Sirathu from the place polling will likely be held in later phases. Yogi Adityanath was 5 time Lok Sabha member from Gorakhpur until 2017 earlier than turning into chief minister of Uttar Pradesh.
Of 83 sitting MLAs, 63 have been repeated and 20 MLAs have been dropped. Social equation has been taken under consideration whereas finalising the candidates. More than 60 per cent of the candidates introduced are both from the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Schedule Caste (SC) communities. About 44 candidates are from the OBC communities and 19 are from SC communities.
Almost 10 per cent, tickets are given to girls candidates.
Defence minister Rajnath Singh’s son and sitting MLA for Noida Pankaj Singh is as soon as once more fielded from his present meeting constituency.AUttar Pradesh Power Minister Srikant Sharma will as soon as once more contest from Mathura.
The Assembly polls will likely be held in seven phases in February-March beginning from February 10. Counting of votes will likely be held on March 10. Last day of nomination for 58 Assembly seats, the place polling will likely be held within the first section, is January 21, whereas that for 55 seats within the second section is January 28. Voting will likely be held on February 10 and February 14 within the first and second section respectively.