24 candidates filed nominations for the by elections in Himachal Pradesh

Nominations filed for by elections of Mandi Parliamentary Constituency and three Vidhan Sabha Assembly Constituencies

A spokesperson of Election Department said here today that as many as 24 candidates have filed their nomination papers for by elections of Mandi Parliamentary Constituency and Arki, Fatehpur and Jubbal- Kotkhai Assembly Constituencies to be held on 30 October, 2021.

He said that eight candidates from Mandi Parliamentary Constituency, seven candidates from Fatehpur AC, four candidates from Arki AC and five candidates from Jubbal- Kotkhai Assembly Constituency have filed their nomination paper on the last date of filing of nominations today.

Khushal Chand and Priyanta Sharma as Bhartiya Janta Party candidate, Munshi Ram Thakur as Himachal Jankranti Party candidate, Pratibha Singh and Sunder Singh Thakur as Indian National Congress candidates, Ambika Shyam as Rashtriya Lok Neeti Party candidate, Subhash Mohan Snehi and Anil Kumar as Independent candidates filed their nomination papers for bye election of Mandi Parliamentary Constituency to be held on 30th October, 2021.

In district Solan, Sanjay and Satish Kumar Kashyap as Indian National Congress candidate, Rattan Singh Pal as BJP candidate and Jeet Ram as Independent candidate have filed their nomination papers for Arki Assembly Constituency.

In district Kangra, Dr. Ashok Kumar Somal and Rajan Sushant as Independent candidates, Bhawani Singh Pathania and Jeet Kumar as Indian National Congress candidates, Pankaj Kumar as Himachal Jankranti Party candidate, Baldev Thakur as BJP candidate and Prem Chand as Independent candidate filed their nomination papers from Fatehpur Assembly Constituency.

In district Shimla, Rohit Thakur as Congress candidate, Neelam Seraik as BJP candidate and Suman Kadam, Chetan Singh Bragta and Kewal Ram Negi as Independent candidates have filed their nomination papers from Jubbal-Kotkhai Assembly Constituency.