Priyanka to launch Congress campaign for Himachal elections from Sujanpur Tira on Sep 29
Hamirpur (HP), UNI/IBNS: Senior Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi is going to launch the party’s Himachal Pradesh election campaign from Sujanpur Tira kaswa of Hamirpur district on Sept 29, according to Congress party sources.
Rajendra Rana, the party MLA from the Sujanpur assembly constituency, has come out with a poster stating that the rally will be held at Sujanpur Tira at 10.00 A.M.
Legislative Assembly elections will be held in Himachal Pradesh in Nov 2022 to elect 68 members of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
In the 2017 assembly elections, Rana defeated former HP Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and is once again going to contest the Sujanpur seat. Rana had already won this seat twice.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and party's state in-charge Rajiv Shukla are likely to attend the rally, the party sources added.
The Congress has chosen district Hamirpur to respond to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Mandi rally. The state Congress had sent a proposal to the high command to hold a rally in Sujanpur. And the office of Priyanka Gandhi had approved the proposal.
Rana is the working state president of the party and by launching its campaign from Sujanpur Tira; the Congress party wants to give a tough challenge to the BJP once again.
In the 2017 elections, the Congress party won three and two by BJP from the Hamirpur district.