3 senior leaders of Odisha Congress called to meet Rahul
Bhubaneswar: Political speculations regarding new future of Odisha Congress are rife as three senior leaders from the State – Chiranjib Biswal, Naba Das and Pradeep Majhi have been called to meet party president Rahul Gandhi on April 19.
The leaders have been called in the aftermath of a meeting of newly appointed brigadiers for organizational activity in Odisha.
With an aim to resolve the ongoing infighting in the State Congress and chalk out future course of action, the newly appointed office bearers met in New Delhi on Monday.
Congress State in-charge Jitendra Singh, three newly-appointed AICC secretaries and a joint secretary for Odisha discussed party affairs in the State to fix the nuts and bolts.
According to reports, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) chief Prasad Harichandan also was in the national capital. He met Jitendra Singh and AICC general secretary in-charge of organisation Ashok Gehlot.
The meeting decided that Jitendra Singh will hold discussion with senior party members from Odisha in next two days in New Delhi. The party would announce the names of district and block presidents thereafter, a source revealed.