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Left Front announces candidates for by-polls

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

CPI(M)'s Mandira Panda will contest the by-poll from Tamluk as the candidate while Md Osman Goni would be the party's candidate for Assembly by-elections in Monteswar.

The by-polls will be held on November 19, the Commission had announced yesterday.

Tamluk constituency seat fell vacant after Suvendu Adhikari resigned as an MP following his win in this year's Assembly from Nandigram.

On the other hand, the by-poll in Monteswar Assembly seat became necessary after the death of sitting TMC Sajal Panja.

The said it would soon announce the name of its candidate for the by-in Cooch Behar seat.

The by-poll in Cooch Behar seat was necessitated following the death of TMC sitting member Renuka Sinha.

The ruling TMC yesterday had announced the candidates for the Tamluk seat and Monteswar Assembly constituency.

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First Published: Tue, October 18 2016. 19:22 IST