Releasing the list of candidates here, Mr Prasad said that they would be joint candidates of RJD, Congress and NCP as per alliance forged for the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar.
Our effort would be to defeat the communal forces in the country, he added.
“Altogether five women including one from minority have been made candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar,” he added.
As per the alliance, RJD would contest on 27 seats, Congress on 12 seats while NCP has been given one seat for Lok Sabha elections.RJD released list of 25 candidates while list of the two remaining candidates would be declared later.
List of RJD candidates:- Bhagwan Singh Kushwaha from Arrah Lok Sabha Seat, Rahgunath Jha from West Champaran, Heena Sahab (Siwan), Prabhunath Singh (Maharajganj), Rabri Devi (Saran), Raghuvansh Prasad Singh (Vaishali), Sitaram Yadav (Sitamarhi), Anwarul Haque (Sheohar), Abdul Bari Siddiqui (Madhubani), Mangni Lal Mandal (Jhanjharpur), M A A Fatmi (Darbhanga), Alok Mehta (Ujiarpur), Jai Prakash Narain Yadav (Banka), Bulo Mandal (Bhagalpur), Mrs Krishna Kumari Yadav (Khagaria), Tanveer Hassan (Begusarai), Ms Misa Bharti (Patliputra), Jagdanand Singh (Buxar), Kanti Singh (Karakat), Surendra Prasad Yadav (Jehanabad), Rajballabh Yadav (Nawada), Ramji Manjhi (Gaya), Mohammad Taslimuddin (Araria), Pragati Mehta (Munger), Sudhanshu Kumar Bhaskar (Jamui). Candidates for East Champran and Madhepura Lok Sabha seats would be announced later.