Pranab to visit AP capital tomorrow

UPA Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee will participate in theCongress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting at Jubilee hall here tomorrow. Mr Mukherjee would arrive by a chartered flight fromChennai and address the CLP members. Later he would take rest at a private hotel before flying to Bangalore in the afternoon. Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) Chief Botsa Satyanarayana supervised the arrangements for the CLP meeting.

Party sources said the former Union Finance Minister will meetCongress MLAs, MLCs and MPs at tomorrow’s meeting. TheCongress Legislature Party (CLP) has sent a communication to all itslegislators to attend the meeting without fail, the sources said. The MIM legislators, which is supporting the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh, is expected to meet Mr Mukherjee tomorrow and reaffirm their support to him. Mr Mukherjee was pitted against NDA, AIADMK and BJD-backed candidate P S Sangma who had already sought support from TDP, TRS and YSRCP for his candidature.