Party’s sitting MP from Kerala M B Rajesh will contest from Palakkad seat while P K Biju from Alathoor. In West Bengal, sitting MP Mohd. Salim will contest from Raiganj and Badruddoza Khan from Murshidabad seats.
The party has fielded two sitting MPs in Tripura and announced the names of two candidates each in Assam, and Tamil Nadu.
It has also declared candidates for one each seat in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Punjab.