May 12, 2014
Final phase of Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal underway, 17 Trinamool candidates in the fray
The fifth and final phase of the Lok Sabhapolls in the State is underway in 17 parliamentary constituencies.
Trinamool Chairperson has campaignedherself in all these seats more than once, apart from several other leaders ofthe party and artists and intellectuals.
Of the 17 candidates, 9 candidates aresitting MPs and seeking re-election from their respective constituencies. By-election for two Assembly constituencies – Chakdaha and Shantipur – is also underway.
Trinamool has fielded candidates in all seventeenLok Sabha seats. They are:
Baharampur – Indranil Sen
Krishnanagar – Tapas Pal
Ranaghat – Tapas Mandal
Bongaon – Kapil Krishna Thakur
Barrackpore – Dinesh Trivedi
Dumdum – Saugata Roy
Barasat– Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar
KolkataUttar – Sudip Bandyopadhyay
KolkataDakshin – Subrata Bakshi
Jadavpur– Sugata Bose
DiamondHarbour – Abhishek Banerjee
Mathurapur – CM Jatua
Joynagar– Pratima Naskar
Basirhat – Idrish Ali
Tamluk – Suvendu Adhikari
Kanthi – Sisir Adhikari
Ghatal – Deepak Adhikari