Business Assembly Elections 2018: More than 70 percent recontesting Congress, BJP candidates in Madhya Pradesh are crorepatis Updated : November 21, 2018 10:48 AM IST The Congress has so far released the list of 171 candidates, while BJP has released its first list of 177 candidates. In Chhattisgarh assembly elections, there are 42 crorepati candidates out of 187 contestants in the fray in the first phase of elections on November 12. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.