TMC announces candidates; Mamata Banerjee to contest from Nandigram

Kolkata: Trinamool Congress (TMC) chairperson and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced the candidates for 291 constituencies for the upcoming elections in the state.

Mamata has give tickets to 50 women candidates and 42 Muslim candidates. Tickets have also been given to 79 SC candidates and 17 ST candidates.

Announcements for the remaining three constituencies will be done later.

Mamata Banerjee will fight elections from Nandigram.