San Fernando East Member of Parliament and former Prime Minister , Patrick Manning, publicly indicates once his constituency wants him to represent them again in the next general election he is prepared to be go before face the PNM’s screening committee.
Mr Manning has represented the constituency for over forty years.
He made the announcement on Monday evening at the Pleasantville Community Centre.
Concerns have been raised about Mr Manning’s health following a stroke he suffered in January 2012.
The three nominees for the seat who appeared recently before the party’s screening committee were rejected.
Mr Manning said his medical doctors locally and abroad indicated he has made progress on the way to recovery.
San Fernando East Member of Parliament and former Prime Minister , Patrick Manning