The Congress central election authority issued a notification for the AICC (All India Congress Committee) president polls on Thursday with a view to elect the successor to the longest-serving event chief Sonia Gandhi.
As per the notification which has been issued, Madhusudan Mistry, the Chairman of the Central Election Authority, underneath the flexibility vested in him by the current of Article XVIII of the structure of the Indian nationwide Congress, introduced that election for the publish of the event president wil happen as per the given schedule.
the tactic of submitting the nomination will happen from September 24 to September 30.
The scrutiny of the nomination paper could be achieved on October 1 and the final date for the withdrawal of nominations could be October eight.
furthermore, if there is a pair of candidate, the election is slated to happen as per the scheduled date- October 17 adopted by the counting of votes as effectively as to the declaration of outcomes which wil be achieved on October 19.&#thirteen;
The notification extra be taught that the nomination type shall be out there on the AICC office, 24 Akbar highway, New Delhi.&#thirteen;
Amid rising buzz with reference to the race for the Congress president’s publish, round a dozen Pradesh Congress Committees have up to now come out in assist of Rahul Gandhi by backing him for the publish of the event president.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot gave a clear indication that he might contest the elections. it is evident that Mr. Gehlot might throw his hat inside the ring if Rahul Gandhi does not adjust to sort out the event’s reins. in the meantime, former Union minister and Kerala MP Shashi Tharoor is trying set to enter the fray and met event’s ballot panel chief.
The grand outdated event is about to see a contest for the place of event chief after over twenty years. The upcoming presidential polls could be historic as a consequence of the mannequin new president would substitute Sonia Gandhi, who has been on the helm since 1998, barring 2017 to 2019 when Rahul Gandhi took over the publish.