The Congress on Wednesday appointed its senior leaders together with chief ministers Ashok Gehlot and Bhupesh Baghel as observers to supervise the celebration’s election marketing campaign administration for the upcoming meeting polls in a number of states and a Union territory.
Meeting elections are as a result of be held within the states of Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and the UT of Puducherry by the center of this yr.
An official communication from the celebration mentioned Congress president Sonia Gandhi has appointed the leaders as senior observers for overseeing the election marketing campaign administration and coordination in states the place meeting elections are going to be held in 2021. Their appointment is with quick impact.
They are going to discharge their duties in shut coordination with AICC common secretaries and in-charges within the respective states, the celebration mentioned.
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot, former Goa chief minister Luizinho Faleiro and Karnataka’s former deputy chief minister G Parameswara have been appointed as senior observers for the Kerala meeting polls.
Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel, the celebration’s common secretary Mukul Wasnik and senior chief Shakeel Ahmad Khan have been appointed as senior ovservers for the Assam meeting polls.
For the elections in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, senior celebration leaders and former union ministers M Veerappa Moily and M M Pallam Raju, moreover sitting cupboard minister in Maharashtra Nitin Raut have been appointed as senior observers.
For the West Bengal meeting elections, senior celebration chief B Okay Hariprasad and Alamgir Alam, moreover Punjab minister Vijay Inder Singla have been appointed as observers.
The celebration is eager to retain energy in Puducherry and is in search of to wrest energy again in Assam, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. The Congress is within the means of finalising seat-sharing with its allies in these states, the assertion mentioned.
The Congress can also be contesting the West Bengal meeting polls in alliance with the left events and ultimate seat-sharing preparations are being labored out within the state, it mentioned.
The celebration’s electoral fortunes have been on the decline final yr when it misplaced energy in Madhya Pradesh after its chief Jyotiraditya Scindia and his supporting MLAs converted to the BJP.
The Congress additionally misplaced the meeting elections in Delhi and Bihar final yr.