In a statement, Garcia has made known that he has asked the general secretary of the Catalan PP, Santi Rodríguez, to include his name on the endorsement sheet that has been sent to the militants, since to be a candidate he will need a minimum of 90.
The president of the PP, Pablo Casado, participated on Monday in the Board of Directors of the Catalan PP that officially convened the extraordinary congress to relieve Albiol, which will take place on Saturday, November 10.
Garcia explained that his decision to present the candidacy has been a decision "meditated and agreed with other exconcejales, local and base activists of the PP."
Will face the deputy in the Parliament and leader of the PP in Tarragona, Alejandro Fernandez, who announced his intention to opt for the party's Presidency a few hours after the convening of the congress.
After presenting the endorsements, the PP will proclaim the candidates next Thursday and, after a ten-day campaign, the militants will vote on Tuesday 30 to whom they want as president and to the delegates who will represent them in the congress, who will have the last word.