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Lucknow: AAP fields Javed Jaffrey against Rajnath

india Updated: Mar 31, 2014 21:29 IST

The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday announced it was fielding Bollywood actor Javed Jaffrey against BJP president Rajnath Singh from Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency as it released a list of 22 candidates.

AAP has put up Thamil Arima against union finance minister P Chidambaram's son Karti P Chidambaram, who is contesting in place of his father from Tamil Nadu's Sivganga constituency.

Sanjeet Dhanka has been fielded from Rajasthan's Dausa, presently represented by Union minister Namo Narain Meena.

The party has announced four more candidates from Tamil Nadu, three from Jharkhand and Gujarat, seven from Bihar and one candidate from Chhattisgarh and Himachal Pradesh each.

Over 400 candidates have been announced by the AAP so far.