Prayagraj: After the humiliating defeat in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the national general secretary of the Congress and in-Charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is on a visit to Prayagraj today. According to the information, on Friday evening, she will arrive at the Swaraj Bhawan in Prayagraj and review the debacle in the Lok Sabha elections with the office bearers.
It is said that Priyanka Vadra will be meeting the party's big office bearers in the evening by reaching Swaraj Bhawan. It will also churn out the up assembly elections in the year 2022. All the 40 candidates who contested from eastern up with Priyanka Vadra have been summoned to the meeting. At the same time, all the district collectors of eastern up have also been asked to come to the meeting. It is reported that a large number of officials in the Lok Sabha polls have held a clash with the party and opposed the authorised candidates of the Congress at several places, a list of such insurgent leaders has also been sought. Sources say, the number of officials may also fall.
It is noteworthy that even after Priyanka Vadra landed in active politics, the Congress got a huge defeat. Congress won only one seat in UP.Rahul Gandhi, the National President of Congress party from Amethi, lost himself. Although Sonia Gandhi retained the Congress seat in Rae Bareli, her margin of victory was reduced.