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Rahul out, old name plate is back at office of Congress

DNMUM441241 | 8/15/2019 | Author : Ravi Tripathi | WC :135 | Politics & Governance

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Days after Sonia Gandhi was named as the interim president of the Congress, her name plate was put up at the Congress office in New Delhi on Wednesday while posters with Rahul Gandhi’s designation as president were removed.
At the party headquarters, it was possibly just a short walk to where the old nameplates had been stored. After all, Sonia was the Congress president between 1998 and 2017, before she handed over the baton to her son Rahul.
Following its poor show in the Lok Sabaha elections, Rahul took the responsibility and resigned. Despite repeated attempts, the party was unable to get a non-Gandhi face to lead it. Last week, it chose Sonia Gandhi as the interim president, though it didn’t specify for how long she would be
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