President of UPCC Nirmal Khatri gave resignation to Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi: The President of UPCC, Nirmal Khatri has submitted his resignation to the party chief Sonia Gandhi. There is amid speculation of a reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh congress ahead of UP Assembly election.
According to the sources, the Congress party accepted the resignation of UPCC President Nirmal Khatri.
Nirmal Khatri is a former member of Parliament from Faizabad constituency. He was name of Congress chief in 2012 UP Polls but the party failed to make a mark in the assembly election.
The senior leader of congress Gulab Nabi Azad was appointed in-charge of UP Affairs. So, Nirmal Khatri gave his resignation from the post of UPCC President.
The Congress party is hoping that the personality of Priyanka Gandhi woo the voters in the UP assembly election. The party is expected to Priyanka that she will campaign for the party in the state UP.
Many congress leaders and workers demand for Priyanka Gandhi to get a major role in the UP Polls. But there is no confirmation that she will campaign for the party or not.
The Congress party is doing these changes because Congress party is in the state of frustration these days. Since 2014, congress does not win the majority in a single state assembly elections.
Now the congress party is hoping that Priyanka Gandhi is a personality that give the party a new start from the UP assembly polls. Thats the reason, Rahul Gandhi is not the face of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections