Congress prepares for AICC organisational elections – Will Rahul Gandhi file nomination for president?


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Rahul Gandhi had stepped down as Congress president after the get together’s dismal present in 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

The third assembly of Central Election Authority committee of Congress get together headed by senior Congress chief Madhusudan Mistry befell on Tuesday on the AICC headquarters in New Delhi. The assembly was known as to take inventory of the preparation so far as finalising the voter checklist for the AICC organisational elections. 

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After the assembly Madhusudan Mistry mentioned, “The method of finalising the voter checklist can be accomplished in subsequent 20-25 days, and as soon as the checklist is finalised will probably be despatched to Congress President and the CWC”. 

As soon as the method of finalising the voter checklist is over, the committe will ship a word with all the small print to Congress President and the CWC. Congress President then will name a CWC assembly during which the choice to conduct the organisation elections can be taken. 

The Central Election Authority Comittee wants atleast 26-day time to conduct the complete election train. The CWC will resolve when the election must be performed and the CEA then will ship the proposal for the election schedule to the CWC and as soon as it decides to conduct the elections, the CEA will announce the total schedule.

The election can be held for the remaining time period of Congress president and in addition prone to be held for the working committee, the best determination making physique of Congress get together. 

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Congress CWC consists of 23 members, 12 are elected members  and 11 are nominated by Congress president. Amongst the elected members of CWC, six ought to be from normal class, 4 girls and two seats are reserved for members  from SC/ST and OBC group.

For any candidate to contest the election he/she wants a proposal from atleast 10 AICC memebers to contest the election. 

There are 1500 AICC members who can be electing Congress president and CWC members. The Central Election Authority has despatched a proposal for digital Determine Playing cards for all of the voters, nevertheless, the election can be executed by way of poll paper.

At a time when veteran Congress leaders like Ghulam Nabi Azad are demanding for elections at each stage, this election can be a vital one and stays to be seen whether or not Rahul Gandhi will file the nomination for president’s publish and whether or not there can be a couple of nomination for the publish. In case of 1 nomination there can be no election and the one who will file the nomination can be declared the president. 

The final election for the CWC was held in yr 1997, and the election for the publish of president was held in yr 2000, ever because the CWC has been nominated by Congress President, however with rising stress from seniors or members of ‘G-23’ , will probably be troublesome for Congress to not conduct the elections for the CWC now.



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