New Delhi: The Congress party has released the first list of 51 candidates for the upcoming Maharashtra Legislative Assembly elections.

Notably, candidate Ashok Chavan will contest from Boker, Nitin Raut from Nagpur North and Pariniti Shinde from Solapur Central. Some of the other candidates include Vishwajeet Patangrao Kadam from Palus-Kadegaon and Amit Vilasrao Deshmukh from Latur City.

On Sunday, news agency ANI has tweeted the first list of Congress candidates who will contest in the state’s by-polls. Check the list here:

Earlier in the day, the Congress party announced the names of candidates for the by-elections to the Legislative Assembly Constituencies of Assam, Puducherry, Kerala, and Chhattisgarh.