Rajasthan Assembly Poll: Congress releases 10 new names in third list, B D Kalla from Bikaner West
It has left five seats for its allies.
The party decided to field former PCC chief B D Kalla from Bikaner West. He replaces the already-declared candidate Yashpal Gehlot. From the Bikaner East Assembly seat, the party replaced Kanhayia Lal Jhawar with Yashpal Gehlot during the day but replaced him again with Jhawar later in the night.
The party also replaced its candidate for Mavli seat and gave the ticket to Pushkar Lal Dangi in place of Lal Singh Jhala.
The party has given two seats of Bharatpur and Malpura to Rashtriya Lok Dal candidates; one seat (Bali) to NCP; and Kushalgarh and Mundawar seats to Loktantrik Janata Dal of Sharad Yadav.
The Congress also replaced its candidate from Keshoraipatan seat, where Rakesh Boyat replaces C L Premi, whose candidature was declared earlier.
(With inputs from agencies.)