Campaigning ends for the fifth phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019

RSTV Bureau
File Photo BJP election campaign

File Photo BJP election campaign

Campaigning for the fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections 2019 comes to an end.

51 seats in 7 states to go to polls on May 6, 2019.

Voting for 14 seats in Uttar Pradesh, 12 seats in Rajasthan, 7 seats each in West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh, 5 seats in Bihar, 4 seats in Jharkhand, 2 seats in Jammu & Kashmir.

Over 8 crore 75 lakh voters to decide the fate of 674 candidates.

Raebareli: UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi during a roadshow, before filing her nomination papers for Raebareli Lok Sabha seat in Raebareli on Thursday. April 11, 2019. (PTI Photo)

Raebareli: UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi during a roadshow, before filing her nomination papers for Raebareli Lok Sabha seat in Raebareli on Thursday. April 11, 2019. (PTI Photo)

Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Smriti Irani, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Arjun Ram Meghwal and Jayant Sinha, besides Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Sonia among prominent candidates to contest in the fifth phase.

Former union ministers Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Shakeel Ahmed, Subodh Kant Sahay, Jitin Prasada besides Dinesh Trivedi and former Chief Ministers – Mehbooba Mufti, Babulal Marandi are also in the fray.

(With inputs from agency)