STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Congress appoints Ashok Gehlot, Jitendra Singh observers to elect Gujarat legislative party leader

The party also appointed AICC general secretary in-charge of Himachal Pradesh Sushilkumar Shinde and party leader Balasaheb Thorat as observers for the CLP leader's selection in Himachal Pradesh.

Published: 28th December 2017 09:04 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th December 2017 10:00 PM   |  A+A-

Ashok Gehlot (Photo | PTI)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: The Congress today appointed its general secretary in-charge of Gujarat Ashok Gehlot and another leader Jitendra Singh as the party's observers for electing the leader of the legislature party in the coastal state.

The party also appointed AICC general secretary in-charge of Himachal Pradesh Sushilkumar Shinde and party leader Balasaheb Thorat as observers for the CLP leader's selection in Himachal Pradesh, AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi said.

The observers will oversee the selection of CLP leaders at respective meetings of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in both the state.

The Congress lost both the states to the BJP in the elections held recently. While Congress failed to oust the BJP from Gujarat even after 22 years of its rule, it lost power in Himachal Pradesh.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

edexworks
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp