BJP at this time introduced candidates for all 9 Lucknow seats after an extended dialogue. Excessive profile hopefuls from the capital Lucknow, Aparna Yadav, the daughter-in-law of Samajwadi Celebration patriarch and former chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, and BJP MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi’s son Mayank Joshi, have been each not on the record.
Former Enforcement Directorate officer Rajeshwar Singh, whose voluntary retirement was at this time accepted by the union authorities has been given the get together ticket from the Sarojini Nagar meeting seat. Swati Singh, state’s minister of state for girl welfare, and her husband Dayashankar Singh have been each eyeing the seat.
The high-profile Lucknow Cantonment seat, the place each Ms Yadav and Mr Joshi have been hoping to be nominated, has been given to state minister Brijesh Pathak. That is thought-about a protected seat for The get together. Rita Bahuguna Joshi had defeated Aparna Yadav on this seat within the final elections.
The BJP had received eight out of the 9 seats in Lucknow within the final state elections.
Ashutosh Tandon, one other state minister, has been given the ticket from Lucknow East.
Rajneesh Gupta has been introduced the candidate from Lucknow Central.
Elections might be held within the state in seven phases from February 10 to March 7.