Kerala Congress to field Thomas Chazhikadan in Kottayam
Kottayam: Putting an end to the rumours, the Kerala Congress has finally announced its candidate for Kottayam seat. The party has confirmed that Thomas Chazhikadan, a prominent leader of Kerala Congress (M) will contest for the Lok Sabha polls from Kottayam constituency.
The party selected Chazhikadan by rejecting senior leader PJ Joseph who expressed interest to contest the polls.
Kerala Congress in a press note confirmed that Thomas Chazhikadan will contest the polls from Kottayam seat.
However, it is reported that constituency committees of the party opposed PJ Joseph.