Rahul Gandhi expected to be announced as the Congress President today before the Gujarat election. Today, the president of the Congress party Sonia Gandhi summoned the meeting of Congress Working Committee to lay a foundation for Rahul Gandhi as the President. The Congress party president poll schedule has released now. As per the reports, the party elections poll will be issued on 1st December and candidates will file nominations on 4th December and voting will take place on 16th December. And the counting will be held on 19th December 2017 after the counting of Gujarat Assembly polls.
However, it is clear now that Rahul Gandhi will be Congress president before the Gujarat elections. As per the reports, if there is only one nomination filed that the president will be announced on the same date of withdrawal of nominations. As there is no other candidate for the Party President nominations. As per the reports, the Congress party Vice-president Rahul Gandhi is the only candidate in the fray. So, it’s expected that Rahul will be the next party president on 1st December.
The election poll schedule released by the party’s highest decision-making body Congress Working Committee today in the morning. Moreover, the party leader said it’s not necessary to hold a formal meeting to approve the schedule of the party presidential election. However, current party president Sonia Gandhi decided to get the approval of Congress Working Committee.