After months of deliberations, the Congress has decided to field Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as their campaign leader in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections. According to The Hindu, Priyanka will now also travel extensively outside the Congress bastions of Rae Barelli and Amethi.
Congress is currently waiting for Rahul Gandhi to return from his vacation abroad so they can present Priyanka as their leader in UP.
File photo of Rahul and Priyanka during election campaign in UP. Daily Mail
They added that Congress is a ‘family party’ whose hunt for leadership is limited to just Gandhi family members.