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LS polls: Priyanka gets charge of 41 seats in UP, Scindia to manage 39

Priyanka Gandhi and Scindia were appointed AICC general secretary in-charge UP east and UP west respectively in January and took charge last week

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Priyanka Gandhi

president has placed 41 constituencies in under the charge of Vadra and 39 parliamentary segments under Jyotiraditya Scindia, a party statement said Tuesday.

and were appointed AICC general secretary in-charge UP east and UP west respectively in January and took charge last week.

Among the constituencies placed under Priyanka Gandhi's charge were the key seats of Lucknow, Amethi, Raebareli, Sultanpur, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Phulpur, Allahabad, Barabanki, and Kushinagar.

Saharanpur, Kairana, Muzaffarnagar, Moradabad, Ghaziabad, Mathura, Pilibhit, Dhaurahra, Kanpur, and Farrukhabad, were some of the key constituencies placed under Scindia's charge.

and Scindia, along with Rahul Gandhi, had held a grand roadshow here on Monday, raising hopes of a turnaround in the party's fortunes.

Virtually launching the party's poll campaign, had asserted that it was the time to uproot the BJP and form government in the state.

First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 21:50 IST
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