Ahead of Gujarat elections 2017 and 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress party is all set to choose party’s President after Sonia Gandhi. However, incumbent vice president Rahul Gandhi is likely to be the new party president. As per the reports, today Rahul Gandhi will file the nominations. Today is the last date for filing the candidacy for the Congress party’s president post and paper audit will be done on 5th December, Tuesday. The much-awaited post selection for the party president will start soon. Rahul Gandhi has already left to file the nominations and visited former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as he will be among the proposers for his candidature.
On other side congress party supporter, Shehzaad Poonawalla said it a black day for our party. If they are choosing Vice President Rahul Gandhi as Party’s president. He also said it’s not the election it the selection as the party ha already decided him as chief. While other party leaders are supporting Rahul Gandhi to be a party president.
Shehzaad Poonawalla alleged that Rahul Gandhi is enjoying unfair advantage of being Gandhian. His promotion as President is a black day for the party and called that party is selection dummy candidate. In the wake of stiff opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised Maharashtra Congress Secretary Shehzad Poonawalla for his brave move. As per the reports soon Rahul Gandhi will be the president of Congress party.
Party insider tells me dynasty advisors are considering fielding a "Dummy Candidate" against Shehzada !! Really, why this farce?? The well wisher also adds "Shehzad dont become a second Safdar Hashmi by reaching INC office today!" What a Black Day in the history of my party! pic.twitter.com/t1Sk59x6tg
— Shehzad Jai Hind (@Shehzad_Ind) December 4, 2017