RS polls: Deshmukh, Singhvi renominated by Cong

Congress renominated Union ministers Vilasrao Deshumukh and Rajiv Shukla from Maharashtra for the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha.

Updated: Mar 17, 2012, 15:51 PM IST

New Delhi: Congress has renominated Union
ministers Vilasrao Deshumukh and Rajiv Shukla from Maharashtra
and AICC spokesman Abhishek Singhvi and senior MP Narendra
Budania from Rajasthan for the biennial elections to the
Rajya Sabha.

The announcement was made by Congress General Secretary
Oscar Fernandes today.

Meanwhile, a report from Mumbai said Deshmukh today
filed his nomination papers for the elections scheduled for
March 30.
The Union Science and Technology Minister is among the
six members from Maharashtra whose Rajya Sabha membership term
end on April 2.
PTI