Jana Sena Party commanded by actor turned politician Pawan Kalyan has announced the final list of candidates for the 2019 forthcoming elections in Andhra Pradesh. The JSP Chief Pawan Kalyan has substantiated the contenders for 3 Lok Sabha and 19 Assembly seats in the list. The seat classification is made keeping the association parties CPI, CPM and BSP are in mind.
Janasena or Jana Sena Party (JSP) is an Indian Regional political party. It is based in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, India. It was established on 14 March 2014 by actor and politician Pawan Kalyan. Jana Sena stands for “People’s Army” in Telugu.
Pawan Kalyan applied to register the party name on 10 March 2014. Kalyan officially launched the party on 14 March at the HITEC City business district in Madhapur, Hyderabad with a massive meeting. This was tagged along by another public gathering and meeting in Vizag. There, he released his book Ism.
Janasena party was permitted by the Election Commission on 11 December 2014. The main objective of Janasena is to query any kind of fraud in government functioning and organizations and to safeguard the basic rights of people.
7 basic ideals upheld as Ideals of Janasena are given below (JanaSena Sidhanthalu in Telugu):
Relentless fight against corruption
Nationalism without neglecting regional aspirations
Politics without religious discrimination
Social consciousness without caste
Protection of our traditions and culture
Reverence for linguistic diversity
The progress that preserves the environment
Jana Sena Party declared that it would contest all 175 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh during the 2019 assembly election on 2 May 2018. JSP created an alliance with leftist parties – the Communist Party of India and Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Bahujan Samaj Party in both the Telugu states.
Pawan Kalyan- Jana Sena Party Chief contested two seats in the election, Gajuwaka, and Bhimavaram. He failed to win both seats. Rapaka Vara Prasada Rao was voted from Razole Assembly constituency. JSP survived by getting a 7% vote share in Andhra Pradesh.
The list of Janasena MLA candidates
Narasannapet – Sri Metta Vaikuntam
Vizianagraam – Palavalasa Yashaswi
Gajapathinagaram – Talachutla Rajiv Kumar
Narsipatnam – Vegi Diwakar
Vinukonda – Chenna Srinivasa Rao
Addanki – Kancherla Srikrishna
Yerragondapalem – Dr. Gowtham
Kandukuru – Puli Mallikarjuna Rao
Atmakuru – Chinnareddy
Banganapalle – Sajjala Aravind Rani
Srisailam – Sajjala Sujala
Aluru – S. Venkappa
Penukonda – Peddireddygari Varalakshmi
Patthikonda – KL Murthy
Uravakonda – Sake Ravikumar
Singanamala – Sake Muralikrishna
Puttaparthi – Patthi Chalapathi
Chittoor – N. Dayaram
Kuppam – Dr. Venkataramana