Congress goes into poll mode in UP, Prashant Kishor to meet leaders to strategise campaign
Political strategist Prashant Kishor will hold meetings with leaders of various frontal organisations of the Congress party on 21 April and 22 April.
Lucknow: Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who has been engaged by the Congress to plan its electoral campaign in UP, will hold meetings with leaders of various frontal organisations of the party on Lucknow on 21 April and 22 April. Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are due in 2017.
Kishor, along with AICC general secretary incharge of the state Madhusudan Mistry and UPCC president Nirmal Khatri will meet leaders of Minorities cell, Women's cell, NSUI, Sewa Dal, Youth Congress and SC/ST cell, primarily to take feedback from them as part of the preparation for devising electoral, a Congress spokesman said.
Kishor, who had successfully handled the election campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and Nitish Kumar in the last year's Bihar poll, was roped in by the Congress for crucial UP polls.
He had earlier visited Lucknow on 11 March and listened to suggestions and views of senior party leaders.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered strict compliance with COVID-19 instructions issued by the state government
The registration for the first phase will begin from 17-20 September for ranks 1-75,000. The second round will be held for candidates who secured a rank between 75,001 and 2,00,000. The counselling will go on from 25 to 28 September
The counselling process, which will be conducted online, is open to all candidates who have qualified for the written test of the UP BEd JEE 2021