The Fiji Labour Party management board has unanimously endorsed Mr Damodran Nair as its candidate for the Tavua Open Constituency by-election.
Mr Nair is a farm advisor with the Fiji Sugar Corporation, based in the Tagitagi sector. He has been with FSC for 22 years during which time he has acquired extensive experience working in different units of the Fiji Sugar Corporation. He has received training in management, industrial relations and farm management matters. His family operates a retail business in Tavua town.
Mr Nair comes from a well-known and respectable Tavua family. He himself is a popular personality in the constituency and is an active social worker engaged in community work as well as religious activities.
Mr Nair, 41, is married and has three children.
Mahendra P Chaudhry