Senior Congress chief Kamal Nath resigned because the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) chief in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday, with Govind Singh succeeding him within the put up. Nath’s resignation was accepted by get together president Sonia Gandhi protecting in view the get together’s ‘one person-one post’ coverage.
The senior Congress chief will, nonetheless, proceed to be the president of the Pradesh Congress Committee in Madhya Pradesh. Nath has been a former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh and a former union minister.
“The Congress president has accepted your resignation from the post of Leader, Congress Legislature Party (CLP), Madhya Pradesh with immediate effect. The party wholeheartedly appreciates your contribution as the CLP leader, Madhya Pradesh,” a communication from AICC basic secretary Okay C Venugopal mentioned.
“The Congress president has also approved the proposal to appoint Dr Govind Singh as the leader of Congress Legislature Party, Madhya Pradesh,” the assertion additional mentioned.
Singh is the MLA from Lahar in Bhind district of the state. Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh are slated for 2023. The Congress has initiated adjustments in lots of state models.
It revamped its Haryana unit on Wednesday by appointing Udai Bhan, a loyalist of former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, as state unit president, apart from 4 working presidents.
Prior to that, the get together restructured its Himachal Pradesh unit by appointing its Mandi Lok Sabha MP Pratibha Virbhadra Singh, spouse of former chief minister Virbhadra Singh, as the brand new president, together with 4 working presidents.
(With PTI inputs)