Staff Correspondent

BIDAR: President of the Bidar City Municipal Council Rita Fernandes of the Congress on Sunday welcomed the announcement that the former Chief Minister N. Dharam Singh would contest from the Bidar Lok Sabha seat.

In a press release, Ms. Fernandes said that she would abide by the decision of the party high command to field Mr. Singh.

Ms. Fernandes said that Mr. Singh had launched many development works in Bidar district and had established harmonious relations with the people of Bidar.

She appealed to voters to elect Mr. Singh by a huge margin.