– Kawasi Lakhma Congress candidate from Bastar

Raipur All India Congress Committee has made former minister Kawasi Lakhma the Lok Sabha candidate from Bastar seat of Chhattisgarh. Only Bastar seat from Chhattisgarh is included in the fourth list of Congress. PCC Chief Deepak Baij is the current MP from this seat.
Earlier, in the first list, candidates were announced for 6 seats including Raipur and Rajnandgaon. After the declaration of candidate for Bastar seat, suspense still remains on four seats. At the same time, the picture of the contest on Bastar seat has also become clear. Kawasi Lakhma will contest against BJP's Mahesh Kashyap on this seat. Tiktok residents wanted for a son, Lakhma is a Congress leader who has been continuously elected from Konta seat of Sukma.
This time Lakhma wanted to get a ticket for his son Harish. He had also expressed his views before the high command in Delhi, but there could be a dispute over giving ticket to Harish, hence the party gave the ticket to Kawasi. However, regarding Deepak Baij's opposition, Lakhma had said that Deepak is also like my son. Whoever gets the ticket, we will contest the elections together. Congress's victory is certain in Bastar. The current MP from Bastar seat is state president Deepak Baij. He had lost the last assembly elections, this could be the reason why the party did not give him ticket from Bastar. There is a possibility that Deepak Baij may be made the candidate from Kanker seat.

– Kawasi Lakhma Congress candidate from Bastar

Raipur All India Congress Committee has made former minister Kawasi Lakhma the Lok Sabha candidate from Bastar seat of Chhattisgarh. Only Bastar seat from Chhattisgarh is included in the fourth list of Congress. PCC Chief Deepak Baij is the current MP from this seat.
Earlier, in the first list, candidates were announced for 6 seats including Raipur and Rajnandgaon. After the declaration of candidate for Bastar seat, suspense still remains on four seats. At the same time, the picture of the contest on Bastar seat has also become clear. Kawasi Lakhma will contest against BJP's Mahesh Kashyap on this seat. Tiktok residents wanted for a son, Lakhma is a Congress leader who has been continuously elected from Konta seat of Sukma.
This time Lakhma wanted to get a ticket for his son Harish. He had also expressed his views before the high command in Delhi, but there could be a dispute over giving ticket to Harish, hence the party gave the ticket to Kawasi. However, regarding Deepak Baij's opposition, Lakhma had said that Deepak is also like my son. Whoever gets the ticket, we will contest the elections together. Congress's victory is certain in Bastar. The current MP from Bastar seat is state president Deepak Baij. He had lost the last assembly elections, this could be the reason why the party did not give him ticket from Bastar. There is a possibility that Deepak Baij may be made the candidate from Kanker seat.