Uttar Pradesh Polls – Congress: With the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections approaching, all the major parties are on the rise. In the wake of the UP elections, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra made a key statement. Priyanka Gandhi has made it clear that 40 tickets will be allotted to women in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. Priyanka held talks with leaders in Lucknow on Tuesday to review the party’s strategy in the upcoming assembly elections. Afterwards, Priyanka Gandhi told the media that women can bring change and that they need to take another step forward. She clarified that the decision was made for girls in Uttar Pradesh and for women who want change. Priyanka said the decision was also taken for the female police personnel who detained her after the Lakhimpur violence and took her to the Sitapur guest house. Priyanka asked women to work with him saying that only women can end the politics of hatred in the country.
The party leadership has handed over the responsibility of reviving the party in UP to Priyanka as part of the 2022 Assembly elections. Priyanka Gandhi told mediapersons that the Congress party has decided to give 40 per cent of the tickets in the UP elections to women. Priyanka has been on a series of tours in UP for the past few months. Apart from this, he is meeting frequently with party workers and holding discussions on elections. She has also made arrangements to stay in Lucknow till the elections are over. It is in this context that plans are also being made for a series of tours in UP. A tour of 75 districts, selection of candidates in the elections, and the possibility of alliances are being discussed. However .. In the 2017 Assembly elections, the Congress contested in alliance with the Samajwadi Party. However, it is known that the Congress won only 7 seats.