New Delhi [India]: The Congress is set to obtain a new head of state on Wednesday with the counting to take place from 10 am.
Former Union Ministers Mallikarjun Kharge and also Shashi Tharoor are in the fray and also it will certainly be for the very first time in 24 years that the party will certainly get a party chief that does not belong to the Nehru-Gandhi family.
The brand-new president will certainly happen of Sonia Gandhi that had been acting as acting head of state after Rahul Gandhi stepped down from the blog post adhering to the celebration’s ordeal in the 2019 Lok Sabha political elections.
The result is likely to be stated between 3 pm to 4 pm. The ballot boxes from the state headquarters have actually gotten to the checking place in the Congress workplace.
Mallikarjun Kharge is viewed as the preferred to win the competition. Five agents from each side will oversee the checking while 2 agents from both sides will be kept in reserve, sources said.
The Chairman of the Central Political election Authority will certainly reveal the outcome after counting. More than 9,500 delegates cast their votes in the presidential political election which happened at the culmination of the party’s organisational polls.
Resources claimed seven-eight tables will be established for counting of ballots as well as each table will have two persons.
Congress resources said the chosen president will take charge after Diwali in the existence of elderly leaders in a programme at the Congress head office.
It has not been made a decision whether the certification will be given to the victor on Wednesday or later on.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who was earlier the frontrunner for the blog post, will be in Delhi tomorrow. Rahul Gandhi will continue on the Bharat Jodo Yatra.