Panaji: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday announced its first list of ten candidates for upcoming Goa Legislative Assembly election.
Party’s State in-charge Atishi has approved the list of 10 candidates from both North and South Goa district.
Lawyer-turned-politician Amit Palekar will contest from St Cruz Assembly constituency while Vishwajit Krishnarao Rane will be in the fray from Poriem Assembly segment.
Former BJP minister Mahadev Naik will contest from Shiroda assembly segment while Satyavijay Naik is in the fray from Valpoi assembly segment.
Former MGP leader Premanand Nanoskar will contest from Dabolim Assembly segment while former BJP minister Alina Saldanha will be from Cortalim.
Venzy Viegas will contest from Benaulim, former Goa Pradesh Mahila Congress chief Pratima Coutinho from Navelim, Abhijeet Desai from Sanguem and Domnic Gaunkar from Curtorim assembly segment.
AAP has decided to field its candidates in all the 40 constituencies.