Digvijaya Singh In Congress President Poll Race, To File Nomination: Sources

Veteran Congress leader Digvijaya Singh will contest the upcoming party president election. Digvijaya will file his nomination soon, sources informed ABP Live. Just days after confirming ABP Live, that no one from the Gandhi family will be contesting the Congress president electionthe former Madhya Pradesh chief minister’s name has popped up as one of the contenders.

As of now, Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor’s participation in the upcoming party president election is officially confirmed, while Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is the other name floating around.

Congress President Election Schedule

The notification for the election of the Congress President’s post was issued on September 22 by the Central Election Authority, headed by senior party leader Madhusudan Mistry.

As per the announced schedule for the election of Congress President, after the notification, the process of filing nominations will continue till September 30.

The date of scrutiny of the nomination papers would be held on October 1. The last date for withdrawal of nominations is October 8.

In case of more than one candidate, voting will be held on October 17 and results will be declared on October 19.

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