• search

CPI finalises Azeez as candidate for RS

Written by: Staff

Hyderabad, Mar 13: The Andhra Pradesh unit of Communist Party of India (CPI) today (Mar 13, 2006) announced the candidature of Aneez Pasha for the Rajya Sabha elections in the state.

Talking to newspersons here, CPI State Secretary Narayana said the party Central Committee had finalised Mr Pasha's candidature after the state Committee sent the names of Puvvada Nageshara Rao and Mr Pasha.

''Mr Pasha was involved with the party right from student level and participated in several struggles organised by the party over the years'', he added.

He said the Congress party, as part of earlier agreement, has allotted the Rajya Sabha seat to CPI.

He said the Congress had earlier allotted the seat to CPI(M).

''We have already consulted the CPI(M) state secretary B V Raghavulu over Mr Pasha's candidature and are expecting the election to be unanimous.

The nomination would be filed on March 16'', he added.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more