The Congress on late Monday night announced the names of the candidates for the upcoming by-elections to the Legislative Assembly in Assam.
From the party, Jowel Tudu will contest from Gossaigaon constituency, Bhaskar Dahal from Tamulpur and Manoranjan Konwar from Thowra.
Congress will be contesting in four constituencies and has left one seat for Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) and Raijor Dal.
The by-polls in five constituencies of Assam will be held on October 30 and the constituencies are - Thowra, Mariani, Bhabanipur, Gossaigaon and Tamulpur.
Gossaigaon and Tamulpur fell vacant after the lawmakers representing them died of Covid-19. By-polls in Mariani and Thowra has been necessitated as Congress representatives resigned to join the ruling BJP.
The counting of votes will take place on November 2.