New Delhi: Congress Working Committee passes resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party President.
A crucial meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) is underway in New Delhi today to clear the decks for the elevation of Rahul Gandhi as party president.
The meeting, chaired by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, is being held at her 10 Janpath residence.
The decision on the schedule of party organisation poll at the meeting will pave the way for elevation of party vice president Rahul Gandhi as the new chief, party sources said.
Once the schedule for the election is approved by the CWC, the party’s Central Election Authority will notify the same. Rahul Gandhi is expected to be the only candidate in the fray, the sources said.