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RLD chief Ajit Singh to contest from Muzaffarnagar, Jayant from Baghpat
Uttar Pradesh

RLD chief Ajit Singh to contest from Muzaffarnagar, Jayant from Baghpat

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New Delhi, Mar 19 : The Rastriya Lok Dal (RLD) on Tuesday released list of candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha Election 2019.

RLD supremo Chaudhary Ajit Singh will contest from Muzaffarnagar while his son and deputy chief of the Party Jayant Chaudhary will be Party’s nominee from Baghpat.

Another RLD leader Narendra Singh will be contesting from Mathura, the Party said. The Party has got three seats in SP-BSP-RLD grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

Former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh had contested Lok Sabha election in 1971 but he had to suffer defeat. Now exactly after 48 years, his son Ajit Singh, popularly known as “Chhote Chaudhary”(Junior Chaudhary) is trying his luck from the same constituency.

Mr Ajit Singh contested last Lok Sabha election from Baghpat and lost to BJP's Satya Pal Singh in 2014.

Ajit Singh’s son and party deputy chief Jayant Chaudhary also lost 2014 Lok Sabha election from Mathura to Hema Malini. (UNI)