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Odisha Congress wants Priyanka Gandhi to campaign with Rahul Gandhi

BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha Congress is attempting to spring a wonder with a imaginable election rally by way of the brother-sister duo of Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi in the state against the top of the month.

“We have no longer but finalised the date and venue. But we have requested the birthday party top command to allow Priyanka to marketing campaign in Odisha together with Rahul,” state Congress president Niranjan Patnaik told the media right here on Friday.

Rahul has already been to the state twice in contemporary weeks for campaigning. Experts consider if Priyanka makes a minimum of two or three pre-election excursions to Odisha, the Congress in the state will get a huge spice up.

“We can already see the passion among the birthday party cadres on the national degree after Priyanka used to be made the Congress normal secretary in charge of jap Uttar Pradesh. Her induction comes at a time when Rahul is driving top following Congress’s contemporary electoral success in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh meeting elections. The siblings could exchange the fortunes of Congress in Odisha where the birthday party has been out of power since 2000,” an analyst stated.

“In the backdrop of Naveen Patnaik executive’s ambitious Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (Kalia) scheme and the Centre’s PM-KISAN yojana, Rahul’s power focus on farm loan waiver, hike in paddy MSP and guarantees of pro-farmer reforms throughout his public conferences in the state on January 25 and February 6 appear to have created moderately a buzz,” the analyst added.

Sources stated Rahul’s frequent visits, his scathing attack at the Centre and state executive and pre-poll guarantees for farmers appear to have overshadowed the new go out of some prominent leaders, including Naba Kishore Das, Jogesh Singh, Krishna Chandra Sagaria, Srikant Jena and Pranay Sahu from the birthday party.

Niranjan stated the farmers are much more likely to selected Congress. “Farmers of Odisha have seen the Congress pleasing its guarantees in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. People have proven faith in our guarantee card (minimum source of revenue, monetary assistance for higher schooling and throughout a woman’s marriage) and are ready to bless us in 2019. They are sure that most effective the Congress can give them with the best MSP for their produce,” Niranjan stated.

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