Politics Congress releases first list of candidates for Karnataka; Siddaramaiah to contest from Chamundeshwari Updated : April 16, 2018 02:56 PM IST The announcement ended the speculation that Siddaramaiah might be in the fray from a second constituency, Badami. The first list includes at least 15 women candidates. The party said it has left the Melukota Assembly seat (AC-188) for one of its partners. 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.