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Rahul's elevation as Congress chief to be coronation: BJP

IANS  |  Shillong 

(BJP) Spokesperson Nalin Kohli said on Saturday the proposed elevation of Vice President as the party President through an is, in fact, a case of "coronation".

The process to elect the chief was set in motion on Friday with a notification being issued.

"The process is 'rigged' and it is meant only to announce his promotion as party president.. It is coronation, not election," he told journalists here.

Kohli also described the as a "family-run enterprise".

"The is a genuinely democratic party and no one came into the party only on the basis of coming from a particular family," he said.

The is likely to take place next week.

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First Published: Sat, December 02 2017. 20:54 IST
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