With assembly election closing and fast, the Congress is likely to issue at least first list of candidates by Oct 12.
This is likely as the Congress Central Election Committee is scheduled to meet on Oct 12.
The committee will make the final call on the names before it in the meeting.
It is also being said that the names of candidates from Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh will be announced on this day itself.
The names will however be screened in the screening committee meeting that may be held today or tomorrow.
It is said that Congress will first declare at least candidates who are to campaign ahead of the Nov 12 voting date.
It need be mentioned that Congress is looking to make it to power this time as it had been out of power since three times earlier.>