Prime Congress leaders together with Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and Kapil Sibal of the ‘group of 23’ haven’t been named within the get together’s checklist of star campaigners for the primary part of meeting polls in West Bengal regardless of their willingness to marketing campaign.
The G-23 leaders, who had written to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi in August final yr demanding organisational overhaul, had expressed their need to canvass for the get together within the upcoming elections.
Nevertheless, solely two from among the many G-23 — Jitin Prasada and Akhilesh Prasad Singh — have been included because the get together named 30 star campaigners.
Prasada is the in-charge of get together affairs in West Bengal and Akhilesh Prasad Singh is a Rajya Sabha MP.
Occasion chief Sonia Gandhi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, ex-Congress chief Rahul Gandhi have been named as star campaigners, alongside AICC basic secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Chief of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, and chief ministers Ashok Gehlot, Amarinder Singh and Bhupesh Baghel.
Apart from them, former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath, West Bengal chief of the get together Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and senior leaders B Okay Hari Prasad, Salman Khurshid, Sachin Pilot, Randeep Singh Surjewala, R P N Singh and Navjot Singh Sidhu are additionally within the checklist.
Some outstanding youth leaders who will marketing campaign for the get together as star campaigners in West Bengal embrace Deepender Hooda, Abhijeet Mukherjee, Jaiveer Shergill, Pawan Khera and Mohd Azharuddin.
Azad had just lately mentioned that he alongside along with his colleagues would marketing campaign for the get together within the upcoming meeting elections, wherever requested by the get together or individually by candidates.
He had mentioned that guaranteeing the victory of Congress, and the BJP’s defeat, was their prime precedence.
Requested about some outstanding Congressmen lacking within the star campaigners’ checklist, get together spokesperson Pawan Khera mentioned there are totally different phases of elections and a few extra names would determine in different lists for West Bengal and different states.