Of the 119 assembly seats in Telangana, the Congress party will contest for 95 seats leaving the remaining 24 to other parties in Mahakutami.
After a two-hour Congress Election Committee meeting in New Delhi, Congress Telangana in charge RC Kuntia said that the party has finalised the candidates’ names for 62 constituencies of which 57 candidates have been approved by the Congress high command.
The final list will be released on November 8 or 9 along with the remaining 38 party candidates names, said TPCC chief Uttam Kumar Reddy. Uttam also said that the TDP agreed to contest for 14 seats. He also said that seat sharing with TJS is yet to be discussed.