Finishing speculations that Congress common secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will combat the 2019 polls from Varanasi, Congress on Thursday introduced the candidature of Ajay Rai from the Lok Sabha seat.
Top Minister Narendra Modi is contesting from Varanasi and can record his nomination papers as of late.
Congress Central Election Committee publicizes the following listing of applicants for the following elections to the Lok Sabha from Uttar Pradesh. pic.twitter.com/zyol8wPd06
— Congress (@INCIndia) April 25, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi had stated that she would abide via her celebration’s determination on contesting towards Modi from Varanasi.
Final month, it used to be extensively anticipated that Priyanka Gandhi might contest from Rae Bareli, even though she had quipped “why no longer Varanasi”, triggering the idea.
Varanasi will vote within the closing section of Lok Sabha elections on 19 Might.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi has been pronouncing that his sister will take a choice at the Varanasi query and selected to stay the “suspense alive”.
However she reiterated it will be the celebration leader’s determination.
(With PTI inputs)