India Elections : Congress fields Sanjay Nirupam from North Mumbai

Denying ticket to  Bollywood actor Govinda,  Congress  fielded  Shiv  Sainik-turned-Congressman  Sanjay  Nirupam as its candidate from    Mumbai  North to take on former   Union   Minister Ram  Naik of BJP.

Prateek Patil, grandson of former Maharashtra chief minister Vasantdada Patil, has been again given the ticket from Sangli despite senior Maharashtra minister Patangrao Kadam making a strong pitch for his son Vishwajit.

Senior leader Gurudas Kamat has been re-nominated from Mumbai North-West against Kirit Somayya of the BJP.

Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, who filed his papers today, has been nominated from Solapur. The constituency has become a reserved one after renomination.

While Kalyan Kale has been fielded from Jalna, former MP Uttamsinh Pawar will be in the fray from Aurangabad.

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