The NDPP is a the major constituent of the PDA.
The ticket for the by-election to the Aonglenden Assembly constituency was also handed over to Sharingain Longkumer of the NDPP.
The by-poll was necessitated as MLA Imtikumzuk passed away on September 22, 2018.
Polling for the lone Lok Sabha seat and the by-poll will be held on April 11.
The opposition Naga People's Front (NPF) and the Congress are yet to declare their candidates.
Nominations for both the parliamentary constituency and the Assembly constituency will begin on March 18.
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