Senior Congress leader PJ Kurien has said that he has not asked for a seat in the Assembly elections. On social media, Kurien clarified that the propaganda that the support of the church leadership was guaranteed to contest in the Thiruvalla constituency was false.
Many have demanded to contest in Thiruvalla. PJ Kurien said that he had informed the party leadership that a successful candidate should be found and that he would support that candidate.
English Summary: PJ Kurian on Conflicts Regarding Assembly Seat