Ahead of state election, Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi has appointed Sitapur MLA Amarjit Bhagat as state President of Adivasi Congress.
The new committee of the Adivasi Congress will include Sushil Marandi of Jharkhand and Anadro Gangram Gedam from Maharashtra.
It is said that Congress is eyeing votes in both Surguja and Bastar as Manoj Mandavi from Bastar has also been appointed Vice-President of the executive committee.
It need be mentioned that Rahul Gandhi has announced the constitution of executive committee of the Adivasi National Congress and thus have given seats to 58 such leaders.
It is in this committee that Manoj Mandavi has been made Vice-Chairman of the executive committee.
The executive committee will be headed by V Kishor Chandra Dev and there are five Vice-Presidents including Manoj Mandavi.
The others from Chhattisgarh who have been given allotments in the committee includes Rampukar Singh, Shishupal Sori and Urmila Devi.>