The Congress Party has decided to retain almost all its sitting legisators. Out of the 17, it is going to retain 15 of sitting MLAs. Two of the MLAs who might miss out ar Colaba MLA Annie Shekhar and Sion-Koliwada MLA Jagannath Shetty.
Sources informed that two more sitting corporators Manoj Jamsudkar from the Sewri Assembly seat and Pravin Chheda from Ghatkopar East are set to get tickets.
Retaining these seats will be a task for the Congress as in the last 2009 elections, the MNS factor played an important role in the Congress’ success. Bureau report – NMTV