Ayub Ali of Cong claims he too wanted to contest party chief’s post; heres what happened next
Yet another controversy erupted in the election of new Congress Chief as party leader Ayub Ali claimed that he was barred from contesting elections to determine the party’s national president.
He said that he tried to file his nomination but was told that Rahul Gandhi will be the lone candidate.
Congress leader from Uttar Pradesh, Ali saw his nomination papers get rejected by party officials.
According to the media reports, Ali told the chairman of Congress’ central election authority M Ramachandran that he wants to contest the elections.
But Ramachandran rejected his plea and said there will be only one candidate: Rahul Gandhi. He claims Ramachandran didn’t even provide him with any valid reason for the rejection.>