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Virbhadra hits out at Sukhu for 'harming party'

Press Trust of India  |  Hamirpur (HP) 

Welcoming the appointment of as the new state President, former and senior party Saturday said this step should have been taken much earlier.

Addressing a party rally organised by the Sujanpur MLA Rajinder Rana at Gajoh village here, Singh alleged the former state had harmed the party during his six-year tenure.

The former CM said Sukhu was to be blamed for the party's debacle in the last Vidhan Sabha elections. He said Sukhu had ignored the grassroot workers of the party.

Virbhadra demanded all district committees and block Congress committees be revamped and new persons appointed.

The former said Sujanpur MLA's son should be given a party ticket for the Hamirpur seat to inflict a crushing defeat on of the BJP.

He hoped the new would take all members in confidence and give new direction to the party.

At the event, the of the party in the Vidhan Sabha Mukesh Agnihotri hit out at and for "fooling" the people.

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First Published: Sat, January 12 2019. 19:35 IST