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Khabri takes charge as UP Congress president

October 09, 2022 3:16 am

The regional presidents, who were appointed along with Khabri on October 1, are Nasimuddin Siddiqui, Ajay Rai, Virendra Chaudhary, Nakul Dubey, Anil Yadav and Yogesh Dixit.

In revival bid, Congress unveils a new-look UP unit, with old faces from BSP

October 01, 2022 10:52 pm

Once Kanshi Ram aide, Brijlal Khabri is UP Cong chief, as party aims for Dalit vote amidst BSP decline, appoints 6 regional heads; not all are convinced

Congress rejigs Uttar Pradesh unit, appoints Brijlal Khabri as party's state chief

October 01, 2022 9:10 pm

The appointment of Brijlal Khabri as Congress's UP chief comes months after the party's humiliating defeat in 2022 Assembly polls.

Still headless, UP Cong hibernates as SP, BSP, BJP rev up for coming polls

July 08, 2022 7:04 am

Recently, the Congress did not field its candidates for the Azamgarh and Rampur Lok Sabha bypolls, which may lead to, party insiders say, the shifting of its remaining loyal voters to other parties there.

Not a job for one: UP Congress may see multiple leaders at helm

May 01, 2022 4:02 pm

PL Punia, Nirmal Khatri, Virendra Chaudhary, and Acharya Pramod Krishnam among the names being considered for UPCC president.

Maya’s former OSD among three BSP leaders to join Cong

November 29, 2021 3:55 am

Congress president Ajay Kumar Lallu said the Congress was fighting against the wrong policies of both the Centre and the state government, alleging that the two administrations had created an environment of fear among people of the state and India.

Govt has failed: Priyanka Gandhi visits family of farmer who died waiting in line for fertiliser

October 29, 2021 12:04 pm

"Lesser quantity of fertiliser is now being given in sacks and the price has been increased," she said. "They have a lot of issues but govt isn't listening. They know that farmers are on roads for months. They are being mowed down by vehicles." 

Cong to hold 12,000-km ‘Pratigya Yatra’ across UP

September 11, 2021 2:02 am

Priyanka said the election panel would meet next on October 5, and gave the party leadership time till then to identify probable candidates, finalise zone-wise campaigns, and prepare for the “Pratigya Yatra”.

Cong’s mass contact drive concludes, says UP villagers struggling, unhappy with BJP

August 22, 2021 1:52 am

The party said its leaders visited 35,000 villages in the state in the past three days, meeting 90 lakh people and hearing their problems as part of the mass contact drive.

UP Assembly Polls: Cong to start mega mass contact drive, leaders to camp in villages

August 13, 2021 1:19 am

Covering an estimated 90 lakh people across 30,000 gram sabhas, the drive will be rolled out from August 19.