Rahul Gandhi reposes faith in old guard in first list for Lok Sabha elections: Profiles of first 15 on Congress candidate list
In the first candidate list, Congress has refrained from introducing too many new faces and reposed faith in party old guard, even though some of them didn't win the last election
A mountain of convincing arguments, swanky presentations from the strategist or the most complex caste equations wouldn't have mattered had Dikshit been a charismatic yet problematic leader like Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The Congress on Tuesday dissolved its Uttar Pradesh unit and all district and block committees, but retained the chief of the UP Congress Committee.
In the first major action after its massive drubbing in Lok Sabha polls, Congress on Tuesday dissolved the state unit of politically key Uttar Pradesh signalling a drastic overhaul.
In what could be termed a jolt for the Congress in Rahul Gandhi's constituency of Amethi, a number of party workers in the district, including the panchayat chairman, today joined Samajwadi Party