- Shashi Tharoor invited nomination papers through a representative
- Tharoor can file nomination papers on September 30
Congressional Presidential Election: While on one hand Rahul Gandhi is doing Bharat Jodo Yatra, on the other hand politics has intensified within the party regarding the presidential elections. The process of filing nomination for the post of President has started from today. At present, there is a possibility of a fight between Ashok Gehlot and Shashi Tharoor. Senior party leader Shashi Tharoor today called for the nomination papers through a representative and is likely to file it on September 30, the first day of the nomination process for the post of Congress president. Now there is a strong possibility that Tharoor may face Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot in the presidential election.
Tharoor can file nomination papers on September 30
Tharoor’s representative and All India Professionals Congress office bearer Aleem Zaveri received the nomination papers from the party’s Central Election Authority chief Madhusudan Mistry at the Congress headquarters. A few days ago, Tharoor had met Mistry to get information about the entire nomination process. Sources said Tharoor is likely to file his nomination papers on September 30.
30 September Deadline for submitting nominations
The process of filing nomination papers has started from today. The deadline for submitting nomination papers is 30 September. On the other hand, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday made it clear that he will be a candidate for the post of party president and in case of his dismissal from the post of chief minister, the party leadership will decide who will take over. the responsibility. Gehlot made this announcement after meeting Rahul Gandhi. According to him, Rahul Gandhi has bluntly told him that there will be no candidate from the Gandhi-Nehru family.
The results will be published on 19 October
According to the announced schedule for the election of Congress president, the process of filing nomination papers will run from September 24 to 30. Last date for withdrawal of nomination papers is October 8. If there is more than one candidate, voting will be held on 17 October and the results will be announced on 19 October.
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