It is known that the schedule for the post of Congress President has been finalized. Elections will be held on October 17. A notification in this regard will be issued on September 22. To this extent, the sources revealed that the CWC met to finalize the date of the election. To this extent, nominations will be received from September 24 to 30. Nominations will be considered on October 1. October 8 is the last date for withdrawal of nominations. Elections will be held on October 17. Counting will be on October 19. The result will be announced on the same day.
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) met on Sunday to decide the date for the presidential election. Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, G23 leader Anand Sharma, Congress Election Authority Chairman Madhusudhan Mistry, KC Venugopal, former Union Ministers Jairam Ramesh, Mukul Wasnik, P Chidambaram, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gahlot, Chhattisgarh CM. Many key leaders including Bhupesh Baghel were present.
But many senior leaders are resigning from Congress. The meeting held in this background became important. After the meeting, Congress party leaders Venugopal, Madhusudan Mistry and Jai Ram Ramesh disclosed these decisions of CWC. Among the current leaders, many are of the opinion that Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot is fit for the post. But he wants Rahul Gandhi to become the president of the Congress party. Elections for the post of president became mandatory.