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Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari asserted that the DNA of an organisation or a person cannot be changed.
Gearing up for the 2019 general election, the Congress high command wanted a clean leader not entangled in group politics to lead the party’s charge in the state.
Last year, on his birthday, Upendra had expressed his desire to join politics, and later had joined hands with Karnataka Pragnyavantha Janatha Party (KPJP) which was already a registered party.
According to sources in the chief minister's office here, Kumar left for Delhi in the afternoon and is likely to stay there for the next couple of days.
The Congress-NCP combine is also holding back-channel talks with Prakash Ambedkar-led Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh.
BJP's popularity has declined, will be no surprise if it loses 2019 elections: Congress leader Ashok Gehlot
Ashok Gehlot was speaking at a press conference at his residence in poll-bound Jaipur.
The JD(U) has mounted pressure on alliance partner BJP for giving it a respectable number of seats under the NDA umbrella, which also comprises LJP and RLSP.
Letters were sent to the state unit chiefs on September 13 asking them to ensure that they enroll at least 10 assistants at every booth.
The party is looking at fielding film stars Akshay Kumar, Sunny Deol, Mohan Lal, Madhuri Dixit and cricketer Virendra Sehwag, a senior BJP functionary said.
Modi, who was nominated the BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate this day in 2013, said only in the BJP can an ordinary party worker can become its leader.
Ashok Chavan said that a committee of senior leaders from the Congress and the NCP has been formed to speak to like-minded parties before the seat-sharing talks begin.
Rahul Gandhi will be forced to change his constituency, claimed a senior a party leader, adding that almost the entire Congress unit in Amethi has shifted allegiance to BJP.
The Bharatiya Janata Party chief said the workers should think only about the party symbol 'lotus' and Bharat Mata when they campaign.
The state accounts for the highest number of 80 Lok Sabha seats.
Right from managing the organisation, boosting the party’s coffers and dealing with current and potential allies, the old guard — many of them veterans of past electoral battles — is running the show.