Ahead of Goa Elections, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on January 19, announced Amit Palekar as a chief ministerial candidate. "Amit Palekar is an advocate by profession and comes from the Bhandari community," said Kejriwal. AAP will contest elections for all 40 seats in Goa. Apart from the ruling BJP, Congress, TMC, Shiv Sena and other parties are in the field. Notably, the Goa elections are scheduled for February 14.