The PNM has selected Judy Sookdeo as its candidate for the Debe South bye-election carded for February 7th, 2022.
It says a virtual exercise was conducted today to screen candidates.
It adds that nomination forms from interested persons were submitted, and they appeared virtually before the Screening Committee.
A virtual special meeting of the Central Executive was then convened to consider the recommendation of the Screening Committee, with Ms Sookdeo being selected.
The bye-election is being held following the death of Councillor Purushotam Singh on February 14th, 2021.