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Cong to appoint spokespersons to take on BJP

DNJAI90916 | 7/12/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :373 | Politics & Governance



Jaipur: The state Congress is set to make a fresh appointment of over a dozen spokespersons in Rajasthan who would be given the task to take on the BJP aggressively, on various issues, ahead of Rajasthan Assembly elections which are slated to be held in December this year.
About 500 aspirants who wish to become spokespersons of the party took a written test in January this year. Most of these were educationists and MBA degree holders who showed interest to become the voice of the party in the media to debate on various issues.
According to the sources within the party, the aspirants have been screened on merit basis and nearly 15 spokespersons will be appointed soon.
"On the basis of the written test results a
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