New Delhi. Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Friday filed his nomination for the post of party president. Proponents of his candidature include party leaders Ashok Gehlot, Digvijay Singh, Pramod Tiwari, PL Punia, AK Antony, Pawan Kumar Bansal. Bansal) and Mukul Wasnik.
G23 group leaders Anand Sharma and Manish Tewari, who advocated a change in the Congress, were also among the proponents of Kharge’s nomination. Tiwari said Kharge is one of the most experienced leaders of the party and is also a Dalit.
Digvijay Singh announced on Friday itself that he would not contest the election of party president and would support Kharge’s candidature. It is the last day to file nominations for the post of Congress President. (Language)