New Delhi [India], December 29 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi will on Friday visit Himachal Pradesh to review party’s performance in the recently-held assembly elections. Also Read - Lockdown News: These States Impose Lockdown-Like Restrictions in March, Only Essential Services Allowed | Full List
The Congress party, which had been in power for the last five years in the hill state, defeated by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the recent assembly polls. Also Read - Gujarat Local Body Election Results Updates: BJP Wins All 31 Seats, PM Thanks Voters, State Cong Chief Amit Chavda Quits
The Congress managed to score only 20 seats, while the BJP stood victorious by winning 44 seats in the total 68 constituencies. Also Read - Gujarat Local Body Election 2021 Updates: Polling Underway, 7% Voter Turnout Till 9 AM in Taluka Panchayats
As per the reports, Rahul will review the performance of the party workers and seek the probable reasons of the debacle. He is also likely to address the party workers in Shimla on his day-long visit to the hill state.
The Congress scion, had also visited Gujarat ealrier this week to held a similar post-poll review in the state, where the party failed to dethrone the BJP, which has been ruling the state for past 22 years. (ANI)
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