New Delhi, January 11: After returning from break, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had a meeting with senior party leaders where he discussed about Punjab Assembly elections and finalised the list of 40 candidates.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi along with Punjab Congress chief Capt. Amarinder Singh and other leaders attended the meeting.
"Punjab's final list of candidates has been finalised and it is likely to be announced tomorrow (Wednesday)," said a party source.
The Congress party earlier released names of 77 candidates for 117 assembly seats, the remaining 44 will be announced on wednesday.
Navjot Singh Sidhu who will contest election from Amritsar-East constituency will soon join the party.
Rahul Gandhi also had a meeting with senior leaders at his residence to discuss the strategy ahead of the upcoming assembly elections in five states.
Punjab will go to polls in a single phase on February 4.