Former Madhya Pradesh Minister Indrajit Patel is among the five candidates announced by the Congress for the Lok Sabha elections in the state.
Patel has been nominated from Sidhi, from where Ajay Singh, son of Union Minister Arjun Singh, was an aspirant.
Other candidates announced include, Surendra Singh Thakur from Bhopal, Narayan Singh Amlave from Rajgarh, Sajjan Verma from Dewas (SC) and Satnarayan Patel from Indore.
Arjun Singh’s daughter Veena Singh is an aspirant from Satna from where the party is yet to announce its candidate.
The party has also kept pending a decision on the nomination from Hoshangabad constituency from where PCC chief Suresh Pachauri wants to contest.