Congress president Rahul Gandhi said in Dubai on Saturday that the party would contest the elections in UP on the basis of Congress ideology. Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress general secretary in charge of Uttar Pradesh, said the party would not react immediately. ‘Meeting leaders’“We heard some bits of the press conference between the BSP and SP leader that took place in Lucknow today [Saturday]. Mr. Azad had earlier met Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar, Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh, and former MP Pramod Tiwari. in-charge said he, along with other leaders, would be meeting party leaders and workers of central and eastern U.P.
Source: The Hindu January 12, 2019 17:03 UTC