The contesting party has listed thirteen candidates from the state of Karnataka that adds V Balakrishnan, ex-CFO of the IT-giant Infosys contesting from Bangalore Central Lok Sabha seat.
The Aam Aadmi Party aka AAP on 10th march 2014 released the 1st list of 13 representatives for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka.
The ex-director and CFO of Infosys V. Balakrishnan will rival the Bangalore Central contestant BJP’s P.C. Mohan with the Congress candidate is yet to announce.
Activist Nina P Nayak will compete from Bangalore South challenging the BJP’s 5-time MP Ananth Kumar & the Congress candidate Nandan Nilekani.
The Congress is planned to call Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas M. Veerappa Moily placed in the iind list of candidates for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections to be declared in the succeeding days.
Earlier in the 1st list of Saturday, the Congress named fourteen candidates, that comprises whole incumbent Lok Sabha members from the State except Mr. Moily.
The BJP has grounded the ex-Labour min B.N. Bache Gowda from this constituency.
The Janata Dal Secular JDS is scheduled to deploy Anitha Kumaraswamy, wife of the ex-Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy.