Congress after managed to get a huge number of seats in the alliance with Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. Now announces the candidate for 9 constituencies out of 10. Congress on the midnight yesterday announced the first phase of candidate list all over India which includes Tamilnadu for Lok Sabha 2019. Sivagangai the district were no candidates were finalized from congress party side since there are multiple disputes in the state Congress party.
As per the reports Karthick Chidambaram son of former finance minister Chidambaram requesting for the position but Congress refusing the request. If the request is not accepted Karthick Chidambaram requesting the constituency for his wife of Congress state leader Alagiri. In the meantime, Sivagangi Congress made a statement that people will work for the election if seats not allocated for Karthick Chidambaram.
Sivagangai district was allocated for BJP in ADMK side. Candidate party list of BJP also made controversy. Before announcing the first phase of candidate list H.Raja announced the Tamilnadu candidate list for the 5 constituencies in Tamilnadu. In the list announced by H.Raja it was mentioned that H.Raja will be contesting from Sivagangai district.