Punjab Assembly Polls 2017: SAD Releases First List Of 69 Candidates

| } November 16 , 2016 , 18:29 IST
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday released  its first list of candidates for the upcoming assembly elections in the state. The party announced names of 69 candidates in their first list. The party, as per the existing seat-sharing formula with the BJP, contests 94 of the 117 seats in the state. Releasing the list from the party head office in Chandigarh, SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, who is the incumbent deputy chief minister, said that all cabinet ministers will contest for their respective assembly segments barring Parminder Singh Dhindsa who will contest from Lehra instead of Sunam. Here is the list of all the 69 candidates: CxYnHiEUQAANW9j CxYnHiDUkAAFskj