Sarawak Barisan Nasional will announce the full list of their direct candidates for the 11th state election, tomorrow.

Its chairman Tan Sri Adenan Satem however declined to disclose the total number of direct Barisan candidates to be fielded.

All the candidates are personally picked by Tan Sri Adenan as they do not represent any BN component parties.

At today's event, the Sarawak chief minister announced the state Assistant Minister of Public Health and Bengoh incumbent, Datuk Dr Jerip Susil as BN's first direct candidate.

Datuk Dr Jerip will contest the Mambong seat, which was formerly called Bengoh.

He won the Bengoh seat three times since 2001 while with the Sarawak United People's Party but left the party in 2014 to form the United People's Party.