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Trinamool to back Congress's Singhvi in RS polls

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Announcing the names of Trinamool candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections, and party supremo on Friday said her party would support of the from the state.

"Our candidates are -- who is renominated, Subhasish Chakraborty, and Santunu Sen.

"We will support Singhvi for the fifth Rajya sabha seat from Bengal. He fought many cases for us," she said after the party's extended core-committee meeting here.

Haque is a by profession while Sen is a radiologist and Chakraborty an

Elections to the five seats from the state were necessitated as the terms of Kunal Ghosh, and of the party and Tapan Sen of the CPI-M would end on April 2.

Mukul Roy, who joined the from the Trinamool last year, has already resigned from the



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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 21:38 IST