Karti wants Priyanka to contest Kanyakumari bypolls, files application before party's state election committee
New Delhi: Congress MP Karti Chidambaram has filed an application before the party's state election committee requesting that Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra be named as the candidate for the by-polls to Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency.
This is the second time that the Sivaganga MP has urged the Congress high-command to filed Priyanka from Tamil Nadu.
Last year in November, Karti Chidambaram in a tweet said he wants Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to contest from a seat in Tamil Nadu.
Karti had made a similar statement in 2020
Saying that the Congress needs a bold move, something that will fire up the imagination of the Indian National Congress worker', Karti further added that it will be an overwhelming victory for the party and alliance if Priyanka Gandhi Vadra wins.