New Delhi, Mar 23 : The congress on Saturday released a list of 53 candidates for Arunachal assembly elections and 32 candidates for Sikkim assembly elections.
The list was cleared by the Central election committee of the congress and released by AICC General secretary Mukul Wasnik.
The list of Arunachal Pradesh includes names of former state Minister Atum Welly ( who recently joined Congress) from Pake Kassang, former Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh and sitting Congress MLA Nabam Tuki from Sagalee, ClP leader of Congress Takam Pari from Palin.
Arunachal Pradesh has 60 Assembly and two Lok Sabha seats. It may be mentioned that Congress has earlier released the name of its two candidates for the Two Lok Sabha seats in Arunachal Pradesh- Nabam Tuki former Chief Minister for West Parliamentary seat and J L wanglet for East Parliamentary seat.
The party also released its complete list of 32 candidates for Sikkim assembly elections. Election to assembly polls in Arunchal and Sikkim are scheduled on April 11. (UNI)