NEW DELHI: Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said the Central Election Committee (CEC) of the Congress party has finalised candidates for the Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections and Lok Sabha polls.
Out of 25 Lok Sabha seats at AP, the Party had already announced the candidate for 22 seats.
“Earlier, we have declared 22 candidates for Lok Sabha election. Today, the rest of the three seats in AP have been finalised. Names will be announced shortly”, Chandy said after the CEC meeting on Wednesday.
The CEC meeting was also attended by Mukul Wasnik, AK Antony, KC Venugopal and Ahmed Patel.
In addition to the Lok Sabha seats, there are 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh.
Both the Lok Sabha and legislative assembly polls in the state will be held on April 11.
With inputs from ANI