Aapna Punjab Party (APP) led by Sucha Singh Chhotepur on Wednesday announced its second list, naming 15 candidates, for the assembly polls. This takes the APP total to 30.
The second list includes Col Ashok Dogra (retd), 58, an MBA, who will contest from Pathankot; a doctor, Surjit Singh Randhawa, 62, from Garhshankar, and KL Rao Kaindowal, 51, from Chabbewal. The party has fielded advocate Jatinder Rai Khatta, 68, from Bathinda-urban.
Sukhpreet Singh, 30, one of the youngest candidates on the list, will contest from Gill constituency in Ludhiana. Balkaur Singh Gill, 66, who has masters degrees in five subjects and retired as excise and taxation officer (ETO), from Ludhiana-West.
Others are Capt Rampal Singh Bija (retd), 44, from Payal in Ludhiana; Dalip Singh, 59, from Jandiala; Narinder Walia, 54, from Amritsar-East; Gurmail Singh Kaler, 46, from Nakodar; Harshdeep Singh, 31, from Shahkot; Col Varinder Sharma (retd), 68 from Urmar; Surjit Singh Fauji, 48, from Mehal Kalan; and Sukhdev Vartia, 35, from Shutrana. Parminder Kaur, 49, from Chamkaur Sahib, is the only woman on the list.