BANGALORE: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on released the names of candidates for the 15 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka. Earlier, it had announced the candidates for 13 constituencies.
At Hassan, Santhosh Mohan Gowda is taking on former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda, while at Bellary, journalist Shivakumar Giriyappa Malagi is fighting against BJP nominee B Sriramulu and Congress candidate Justice NY Hanumanthappa.
The constituencies and candidates are:
Koppal – Shivakumar N Tontapura;
Belgaum – Muttappa C Angadi;
Bijapur – Sridhar Narayankar;
Uttar Kannada – Raghavendra Thane;
Hassan – Santhosh Mohan Gowda;
Udupi-Chikmagalur – Gurudev S H;
Chitradurga – Mohan Dasari;
Mandya – KV Kumar;
Mysore – Padmamma MV;
Bellary – Shivakumar Giriyappa Malagi;
Haveri – Hassan Ali Sirquazi;
Davangere – Basavaraj K J;
Chamarajnagar – Sampath Kumar;
Bagalkot – Kutubuddin B Kazi;
Tumkur – AS D’Silva.