Skip to contentSkip to navigation

AICC announces 10 candidates

Union ministers Pawan Singh Ghatowar and Ranee Narah will contest from Dibrugarh and Lakhimpur respectively in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

This was what AICC formally announced on Saturday. The ruling party has announced the candidates for eight other seats. Gaurav Gogoi will be the INC candidate from Koliabor iren Singh Engti will contest from Diphu.

Sushmita Dev will contest from Silchar and Bhupen Bora from Tezpur. Bijoy Krishna Handique will seek reelection Jorhat. Lolit Mhan Suklavaidya will contest from Karimganj. The party has announced the name of Ismile Hussain in Barpeta constituency for the upcoming polls.

The party will announced the candidates for Dhubri, Nagaon and Mongoldoi in a day or two.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Snehalaya conducts study on juvenile offences in Kamrup

8 Oct 2009 - 4:11pm | Daya Nath Singh
Snehalaya, a Guwahati based NGO, has a vision of making Guwahati and the Northeast of India child-friendly. Its interventions focus is on ‘children in need of care and protection and children...

Five injured in militant attack in Garo Hills

31 May 2015 - 8:54pm | Hemanta Nath
At five people including a CRPF commando were injured when militants attacked at a transport weigh bridge office in Meghalaya's North Garo Hills district on Sunday morning.A top police official said...

Dharna for wage increase

17 Nov 2015 - 6:56pm | Hantigiri Narzary
Hundreds of AASAA activists and tea estate labours gathered at a dharna programme here at Magurmari ground today in Kokrajhar demanding wages hike from Rs 94 to 330 on daily basis, sufficient...