Congress announces four candidates for by-elections

The candidates have been approved by Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday.

The Indian National Congress on Saturday announced four of its candidates for contesting in the ensuing by-elections in Manipur.

The candidates are Salam Joy Singh for 22 Wangoi assembly constituency, Md. Azziul Haque Khan for 30 Lilong assembly constituency, Moirangthem Hemanta Singh for 34 Wangjing Tentha assembly constituency and Lamtinthang Haokip for 52 Saitu (ST) assembly constituency.

A release issued by general secretary in-charge Central Election Committee Mukul Wasnik said that the candidates have been approved by Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday.

First Published:Oct. 17, 2020, 10:34 p.m.

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