CPI-M State General Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan (File Image)
CPI-M State General Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan (File Image)

Kerala: CPI-M announces candidates for upcoming bye-elections

ANI | Updated: Sep 26, 2019 14:35 IST

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Sept 26 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Thursday announced its candidates for bye-elections scheduled on October 21 in five legislative assembly constituencies of Kerala.
The CPI-M State General Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan made an announcement of the names during a press conference.
"The party has fielded Manjeswaram M Sanker Rai for the Kasaragod legislative assembly. Thiruvananthapuram corporation Mayor V.K. Prasanth has been fielded for Vattiyoorkavu seat. Advocate K U Jinesh Kumar for Konni, Manu C. Pulikkal for the Aroo constituency and Manu Roy has been fielded for Ernakulam constituency," he said.
The names have been finalised after a meeting between the senior leaders which was held two days back. (ANI)

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