Alok Singh and Gaurav Sharma / IANS New Delhi: Just across the bungalow of Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati in the heart of Delhi is another address - 15, Rakabganj Road -- the Congress party's war room where a group of 25 young men, a mix of media and IT professionals, is drawing up the strategy for battle 2014. With entry only for select party workers, the party formally describes this as the Congress Coordination Centre (CCC). From behind the iron grille gate of this Lutyen's era bungalow, the hawk-like eyes of private security guards glare at you with suspicion if you loiter near the gate. Entry is impossible. The team of 25 young men is burning the midnight oil, drawing up strategies to make the Congress romp home victorious for the third time in general elections due in the first half of 2014. With assembly election to five states in November-December, political activity has gained momentum in the party's election hub. Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram are set to go to polls which are being seen as a warm-up match before the world's largest democratic exercise in May. The party has hired a team of 25 young men who are formulating poll plans to reach out to people through technology, a party source, who strictly didn't wish to be identified as he was not allowed to speak openly to media, told IANS. The Congress war room is well equipped with modern technology, which includes audio-video conferencing, WiFi connectivity and other electronic gadgetry. According to party sources, the people in the war room are mostly computer professionals with high degree of competence.
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