The Congress has fielded self-styled spiritual leader Acharya Pramod Krishnam, while the Samajwadi Party ticket has gone to celebrity candidate Poonam Sinha as the two take on incumbent MP and Home Minister Rajnath Singh in a bid for the Lucknow seat. Know more about all Lucknow candidates here.
It is out: the analysis of candidates contesting in the 51 constituencies across seven states that go to polls on May 6th. Get a quick summary here of the gender gap, candidates’ criminal records and their asset details.
Two-time (and sitting) MLA from the Saidpur Assembly constituency in UP, Subhash Pasi contested the Mumbai North West Lok Sabha seat as the SP-BSP candidate. Interestingly, he has been preparing for this fight for three decades!