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UP Elections 2022: Congress fields 16 women in second list of 41 candidates, Haji Akhlaq to contest from Kairana

The Congress on Thursday released its second list of 41 candidates for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. which includes 16 women candidates.

The Congress on Thursday released its second list of 41 candidates for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. which includes 16 women candidates.

The Congress on Thursday released its second list of 41 candidates for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. The list, which includes names of 16 women candidates, has been announced for seats in western UP.

Constituency – Candidate Name

Saharanpur Nagar – Smt. Sukhwinder Kaur
Kairana – Haji Akhlaq
Thana Bhawan – Satya Sayyam Saini
Shamli – Mohd Ayub Jang
Budhana – Devendra Kashyap
Charthawal – Smt. Dr. Yasmeen Rana
Purqazi (SC) – Deepak Kumar
Muzaffarnagar – Subodh Sharma
Khatauli – Gaurav Bhati
Meerapur – Maulana Jameel Qasmi
Thakurdwarra – Salma Agha Ansari
Bilari – Kalpana Singh
Chandausi (SC) – Smt. Mithlesh
Siwalkhas – Jagdish Sharma
Sardhana – Syed Rianuddin
Meerut Cantt – Avanish Kajala
Meerut – Ranjan Sharma
Meerut South – Nafees Saifi
Baraut – Rahul Kashyap
Baghpat – Anil Dev Tyagi
Sahibabad – Smt. Sangeeta Tyagi
Modi Nagar – Smt. Neeraj Kumari Prajapati
Dholana – Arvind Sharma
Hapur (SC) – Smt. Bhawna Valmiki
Sikandrabad – Saleem Akhtar
Bulandshahar – Sushil Chaudhary
Syana – Ms. Poonam Pandit
Anupshahr – Chaudhary Gajendra
Debai – Smt. Sunita Sharma
Shikarpur – Ziyaur Rehman
Khurja (SC) Tukki Mal Khatik
Khair (SC) Smt. Monika Suryawanshi
Chharra – Akhilesh Sharma
Iglas (SC) – Smt. Preeti Dhangar
Chhata – Smt. Poonam Devi
Mant – Smt. Suman Chaudhary
Agra Cantt (SC) – Sikander Valmiki
Fatehpur Sikri – Hemant Chahar
Nawabganj – Smt. Usha Gangwar
Katra – Munna Singh
Akbarpur – Smt. Priyanka Jaiswal

Last week, the party’s first list of 125 candidates had 40 per cent women candidates — numbering 50 nominees in this list. Among the women were the mother of the Unnao rape survivor, an ASHA worker who was roughed up by police, a former SP leader who was attacked during the panchayat elections and a social activist and Congress leader who was jailed during the anti-CAA protests.

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