Cong fields ex-CM Virbhadra Singh's wife for Mandi Lok Sabha bypoll
Pratibha Singh has represented the same constituency in the past and the seat fell vacant after the death of Ram Swaroop Sharma.
The Congress in an official communication announced that Bhawani Singh Pathania will contest from the Fatehpur assembly seat and Rohit Thakur from the Jubbal-Kotkhai assembly seat in the bypolls to three assembly constituencies in the state.
The party fielded P M Kamalamma from the Badvel-SC assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh, in an official communication. In Assam, Sailendra Nath Das has been chosen by the party to contest from the Bhabanipur assembly constituency, while Luhit Konwar is being fielded from the Mariani assembly seat.
In Karnataka, the party has chosen Ashok Managoli to contest from the Sindgi assembly seat and Srinivas V Mane from the Hangal assembly constituency. The bypolls for several Parliamentary and assembly constituencies will be held on October 30 and results will be out on November 2.
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