Congress on Thursday announced its candidates for the assembly bypolls for Ranikor and South tura seats in Meghalaya.
According to a release by AICC general secretary Mukul Wasnik,'Congress president Rahul Gandhi has approved the proposal for appointing Jackiush A Sangma as the party candidate to contest the by-election to the Ranikor-ST assembly seat in Meghalaya and Mrs Charlotte W Momin as the party candidate for the South tura -ST assemblu bypoll in Meghalaya.'
The by-elections to the two seats are scheduled to be held on August 23. The last date for filing of nomination is August 8. (UNI)