Live | CWC meet: Congress passes resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party President; voting on 16th December, results on 19th

Updated On : 20 Nov , 2017 , 12:23 PM
New Delhi:

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Monday met to discuss the elevation of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi as the party’s president. The meeting kicked off at 10 am at Sonia Gandhi’s official resident 10 Janpath. 

Here are the Live updates-

Notification for Congress President poll to be issued on 1st December, nomination 4th December, Voting on 16th December and Counting on 19th December.

#In case there is no candidate apart from Rahul Gandhi, Congress will announce his candidature on the last date of scrutiny.

Congress CWC passes resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party President

# The electoral process will start next week

# CWC meet concluded

# Most of the leaders proposed Rahul's name as party president 

# The announcemnet of new president will take place on December 1

# Filing of nomination to take place on November 24 

# Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting underway at 10, Janpath

# Delhi: Congress Working Committee(CWC) meeting to begin shortly, leaders arrive at 10 Janpath

It is said that the party will make all formalities to crown him as the next top leader in the party.

The party leaders said Congress president Sonia Gandhi called a CWC meet despite it was not necessary for her to convene such meet to declare the internal poll date.

First Published : Monday, November 20, 2017 10:25 AM

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