On the heels of an endorsement from founder of the Congress of the People Winston Dookeran, Carolyn Seepersad -Bachan has announced her intent to run for post of Political Leader of the Congress of the People.
A media release said Mrs Seepersad Bachan has been receiving overwhelming support from family, close friends and COP members over her potential candidacy.
She said that because of this encouragement that she has decided to contest the position.
Mrs. Seepersad- Bachan is expected to file her nomination papers tomorrow at around noon at the COP’s Operations Centre in Charlieville, Chaguanas.
Meanwhile, another COP member has also announced his intention to run for the post of Political Leader. Party Chairman of the Arouca/ Maloney Constituency, Rufus Foster is the third person to contest the Leadership post.
The COP internal elections will take place on June 29.
Nomination day is June 6.