Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress president on Monday gave the party reason not just to celebrate but keep the festivities going for the next few days in a bid to whip up enthusiasm among the cadre ahead of the second phase of polling in Gujarat. The announcement by party central election authority (CEA) head Mullappally Ramachandran at the party headquarters on Monday afternoon was almost drowned out by fireworks and cheering right outside 24, Akbar Road.
Rahul Gandhi's elevation to Congress president on Monday gave the party reason not just to celebrate but keep the festivities going for the next few days to whip up enthusiasm among the cadre ahead of the second phase of polling in Gujarat. The announcement by the party central election authority (CEA) head Mullappally Ramachandran at the party headquarters on Monday afternoon was almost drowned out by fireworks and cheering right outside 24, Akbar Road.
The Congress central election authority's announcement that all the 89 nominations filed on Monday proposed party vice-president Rahul Gandhi's candidature for the top job set in motion celebrations and preparations for the imminent change of guard on Tuesday. Following Rahul's elevation, the party's highest executive body, the Congress Working Committee (CWC), too is slated for an overhaul, and is expected to see a 'healthy mix of the old and young.'
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