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Eknath Gaikwad is new Mumbai Cong chief, replaces Milind Deora

Deora resigned soon after Rahul Gandhi quit as party chief taking responsibility of the Congress's debacle in Lok Sabha elections.

Congress Working Committee to meet Aug 10, Deora puts up Pilot, Scindia names

Earlier, several leaders, including Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, had suggested that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra take over as the Congress president.

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Ahead of CWC meet: Tharoor wants interim chief; Deora proposes Pilot, Scindia for top job

The CWC has decided to take a call on the new Congress president during its next meet on August 10, the first after Rahul Gandhi stepped down from the position of the Congress president after the Lok Sabha elections.

Congress president: Milind Deora proposes Sachin Pilot or Jyotiraditya Scindia for top job

To a query on what if the party decided on someone other than the two, Milind Deora said, "If the party collectively decides on someone else, I will respect its wisdom. But I will be surprised if the party or public disagrees with my assessment."

Don’t accept Deora resignation, 8 Mumbai Congress leaders write to Mallikarjun Kharge

In the letter, eight leaders stated that the city unit will be in a “colossal mess” if Deora’s resignation is accepted. they added that party workers have full faith in Deora and that he should continue to head the unit.

Day after Milind Deora quits as city Congress chief, internal bickering in party out in open

Bhai Jagtap slams Nirupam over ‘ladder to climb to the top’ remark

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Urmila Matondkar: Milind Deora 'ray of hope' for Mumbai Congress

Commenting on Deora's resignation, months before the Assembly Elections in Maharashtra, Matondkar said the Congress has a "lot to do and very little time."

Milind Deora eyes Delhi role, joins Scindia, others in quitting Congress post

While the obvious choices are considered to be Scindia and Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot, Deora, many believe, has now thrown his hat into the ring.

Sanjay Nirupam takes dig at Deora's resignation: Ladder to climb to the top

"A resignation is given when someone wants to reject something. But here, a 'national' level position is being sought. Is this a resignation or a ladder to climb up to the top? The party should be cautious with such 'hard-working' people," Sanjay Nirupam said.

Spate of resignations in Congress: A look at leaders who have put in their papers

Gandhi took to Twitter Wednesday and announced his resignation with a four-page note, ending weeks of speculation around him continuing at the helm of affairs withing the party.

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