Kerala: Cong to announce candidates tomorrow

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Kerala: Cong to announce candidates
Idukki, March 12: The Congress in Kerala will announce its candidates for Lok Sabha elections on Wednesday, said a Malayala Manorama report. 

The party will be contesting from 15 seats in the state.

The Idukki seat has caused a major clamour within the party. Kerala Congress (M) is firm on its demand for Idukki Lok Sabha seat,in addition to its sitting seat of Kottayam.

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, KPCC president V M Sudheeran, KC(M) supremo and Finance Minister K M Mani, Water Resources Minister P J Joseph and KC(M) deputy chairman C F Thomas were attended a crucial meeting in the KPCC headquarters. However, it is known that no major decision was taken during the meeting.

"We understand that the Congress has a difficulty to allot its sitting seat for us. But Idukki is one of our strongholds. We need one more seat.It is for the Congress to take a decision," Kerala Congress chief KM Mani told media.

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