20
September 2020 - 12:35 am IST
Flash News
Archives

Kerala

LDF, Congress candidates file nomination for RS by-election in Kerala 
MV Shreyams Kumar

LDF, Congress candidates file nomination for RS by-election in Kerala 

Published:14 August 2020

M V Shreyams Kumar of the Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD), an ally of the ruling LDF, and Lal Varghese Kalpakavadi of the Congress party had on Thursday filed their nomination papers. In the 140-member Assembly LDF has 91, Congress-led UDF has 45, BJP and Independent has one each and two seats are vacant.

Thiruvananthapuram | Two candidates, one from the Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the other from the Opposition Congress, have filed nomination for the August 24 by-election to the Rajya Sabha from Kerala, official sources said on Friday.
M V Shreyams Kumar of the Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD), an ally of the ruling LDF, and Lal Varghese Kalpakavadi of the Congress party had on Thursday filed their nomination papers before the Kerala Legislative Assembly Secretary, who is the returning officer.
In the 140-member Assembly, the LDF has 91, the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) has 45, BJP and Independent has one each and two seats are vacant.
The bypoll was necessitated following the death of 83-year-old media baron and veteran socialist, M P Veerendra Kumar on May 28.
Veerendra Kumar's term was to end in April 2022.


Links

Sign up for Newsletter



Tags

Download Apps

Google Play App Store
  • |
  • |
  • |
  •  

© Copyright Metro vaartha 2018 All rights reserved. designed by : Tedsys

top