RAHUL HAS MICRO- MANAGED CONGRESS THIS YEAR
JYOTIRADITYA SCINDIA’s elevation as chairman of the campaign committee for Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, virtually projecting him as chief ministerial candidate despite opposition from senior state leaders DIGVIJAYA SINGH and AJAY SINGH.
MANI SHANKAR AIYAR from the Rajiv Gandhi Panchayati Raj Sangathan and brought in Mandsaur MP MEENAKSHI NATARAJAN to re- energise the organisation, giving her the opportunity to draft panchayati raj policies for the party.
JANARDAN DWIVEDI as chairman of the media cell, giving the job to the more aggressive AJAY MAKEN. Party spokesperson Sandeep Dikshit now has to report to Maken, making it clear that Maken was next in line after Sheila Dikshit in the Delhi Congress.
MADHUSUDAN MISTRY from Karnataka because he was supporting Mallikarjun Kharge for chief minister instead of Siddaramaiah. Gave UP to Mistry, removing DIGVIJAYA as the leader in- charge. Mistry handles Congress’s minorities plan along with his UP assignment.
his trusted aide K. RAJU, a former IAS officer, as chairman of Congress Scheduled Caste department, a post lying vacant since 2008 when Yogendra Makwana had quit the party.
C. P. JOSHI in charge of Assam, Bihar and West Bengal in June, clearing the deck for Chief Minister ASHOK GEHLOT in Rajasthan.