Koraput: As decided by the all party meeting held yesterday to field a consensus candidate for the Panchayat Polls in Kotia, Mamata Jani, today filed the Nomination papers for the post of Zilla Parishad in Kotia for the ensuing Panchayat elections. She emerged as the consensus candidate as all the three political parties endorsed her name and supported her candidature.
Mamata filed the nomination at the Sub-Collector’s office in the presence of Pottangi MLA Pritam Padhi and Koraput MLA Raghuram Padal.
It is pertinent to mention here that the political parties have decided to select consensus candidates for the posts of Zilla Parishad, Sarpanch, Samiti and Ward Members in the ensuing Panchayat Elections for Kotia Panchayat.
The decision was taken at the all-party committee meeting held on Thursday in a befitting reply to the Andhra Pradesh’s infringement attempts in Kotia.