99.9 per cent including me want Rahul Gandhi to be elected as party President, says Surjewala

Electoral college of Congress, AICC members, Congress workers & members will choose the Congress President soon, Congress Randeep Surjewala told reporters on Friday. Speaking-out on the presidential race he said 99.9% of people including me want Rahul Gandhi to be elected as party president.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 18, 2020 17:58 IST
99.9 per cent including me want Rahul Gandhi to be elected as party President, says Surjewala
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Congress spokesperson and MLA from Haryana Randeep Surjewala on Thursday speaks-out on the Presidentship of Rahul Gandhi in the Congress party. Surjewala extending his wish for the Rahul Gandhi said that 99.9 per cent of people including me want Rahul Gandhi to be elected as party president.

Congress Party will soon start the procedure to elect a new party president. Electoral college of Congress, AICC members, Congress workers & members will choose who's best suited for the presidentship, Surjewala said.

As per sources, senior leaders of the Congress party including Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma, Bhupender Hooda, Prithviraj Chavan and Shashi Tharoor will be attending the meeting to be chaired by Sonia Gandhi. It is expected that the leadership will make an announcement on the future President of Congress party after this meeting.

Taking a jibe at the announcement, twitterati reacts to the announcement, Reacting on the Congress party's Presidentship for Rahul Gandhi, a user writes "Even 99.9% of BJP supporters and worker's including Modi and Shah want Rahul Gandhi to be elected as party president.

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