Mrs. Seepersad-Bachan has denied orchestrating the event for political mileage.
Se said she was surprised when Mr. Foster publicly endorsed her campaign.
She also commented on an email trail that allegedly passed between supporters of the two candidates.
A release from the COP stateded that there was a suspicious link between Mr. Foster’s Campaign Manager Rudolph Hanamji and Kirk Sinnette of Mrs. Seepersad-Bachan’s team.
One of the emails claimed that Mrs. Seepersad-Bachan was ahead in the leadership race.
Another said that Mr. Foster did his job and kept incumbent leader Prakash Ramadhar angry and distracted from the debates.
In response, Mrs. Seepersad-Bachan said everyone is free to join her camp.