Congress faces fresh tussle in Madhya Pradesh as Jyotiraditya Scindia supporters reach out to Sonia Gandhi through hoardings


New Delhi, Supporters of Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia have voiced their opinion openly and demanded that the former MP be made the chief of the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party.Hoardings campaigning for Scindia have been installed at several places across Gwalior. The poster campaign has triggered a political row in the state, which is ruled by the Congress party. In the hoardings, the supporters have asked Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi to appoint Scindia as party’s state unit chief without succumbing to any pressure.Notably, several MLAs and ministers in Chief Minister Kamal Nath-led government have been demanding the appointment of Scindia as Madhya Pradesh Congress president.This is not the first time that a leadership tussle has come to the fore in Madhya Pradesh. After the Congress emerged victorious in the 2018 Assembly elections, both Jyotiraditya Scindia and Kamal Nath were in the race for the post of Chief Minister.