Delhi Election 2020: 26 candidates names axed as BJP released its first list

  • As many as 26 candidates — who fought the 2015 Delhi Assembly Election — failed to get a ticket this time.
  • BJP announced the names of only 57 candidates against a total of 70 vidhan sabha seats.
  • Check the names of 26 BJP candidates who didn’t get a ticket this time.
The BJP released the list of candidates for the upcoming Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Elections in Delhi. It fielded 31 new faces. As many as 26 candidates — who fought the 2015 Delhi Assembly Election — failed to get a ticket this time.BJP might go to the polls without any CM candidate. The party earlier said it will decide the CM candidate after poll results are out.


Constituency NameNew CandidateOld Candidate
TimarpurSurendra Singh BittuProf. Rajni Abbi
Adarsh NagarRaj Kumar BhatiaShri Ram Kishan Singhal
BadliVijay BhagatShri Rajesh Yadav
RithalaManish ChaudharyShri Kulwant Rana
Bawana (SC)Ravindra Kumar IndralShri Gugan Singh Ranga
KirariAnil JhaShri Anil Jha
Mangol Puri (SC)Karam Singh KarmaShri Surijeet Kumar
TrinagarTilak Ram GuptaDr. Nand Kishor Garg
Model TownKapil MishraShri Vivek Garg
Matia MahalRavindra GuptaShri Shakeel Anjum Delhlvi
BallimaranLata SodhiShri Shyam Lal Morwal
Patel Nagar (SC)Pravesh RatanSmt. Krishan Tirath
Madipur (SC)Kailash SanthlaShri Raj Kumar Phulwaria
Janak PuriAshish SoodProf. Jagdish Mukhi
Uttam NagarKrishna GehlotShri Pawan Sharma
PalamVijay PanditShri Dharmdev Solanki
JangpuraImpreet Singh BakshiSardar M S Dheer
Malviya NagarShailendra Singh MontySmt. Nandani Sharma
Ambedkar Nagar (SC)Khushi RamShri Ashok Chouhan
Greater KailashShikha RaiSh. Rakesh Gulia
Kondli (SC)Raj Kumar DhillonShri Hukum Singh
Patpar GanjRavi NegiShri Vinod Kumar Binni
Laxmi NagarAbhay Kumar VermaShri B B Tyagi
Gandhi NagarAnil VajpayeeShri Jitender Chaudhary
SeelampurKaushal MishraShri Sanjay Jain
GhondaAjay MahawarShri Sahab Singh Chauhan



BJP announced the names of only 57 candidates against a total of 70 vidhan sabha seats. Hence, candidates for 13 lok sabha seats — Burari, Nangloi Jat, Rajouri Garden ,Hari Nagar, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi, Kasturba Gandhi, Mehrauli, Sangam Vihar, Kalkaji, Krishna Nagar, Shahdara, Seema Puri — are not announced yet.

Check the full BJP candidate list here.

BJP’s CEC meet took place yesterday under Amit Shah’s leadership. According to BJP Delhi Chief Manoj Tiwari, the party has announced 11 SC nominations and 4 women nominations.
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