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New Congress chief in June: CWC after spat

IndiaTimes Friday, 22 January 2021
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) overpowered resistance from a group of seniors to set June-end as the deadline for electing a full-time party president who will take over the reins from interim chief Sonia Gandhi. The June 30 cut-off for holding the delayed exercise, which has been set keeping in view the forthcoming elections in five states.
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