New Delhi, Jan 3 : In an order to improve the prospects of congress party in upcoming polls of Uttar Congress President Sonia Gandhi appointed state party chief Raj Babbar as the Chairman and Nirmal Khatri as Co-Chairman of UP Congress poll panel.
Informing about this decision Party General Secretary Janardan Dwivedi said, "Congress President Sonia Gandhi has approved the Pradesh Election Committee for Uttar Pradesh,"
A Committee has been constituted for Uttar Congress state election which would look into the matter of strategy planning and campaign.
The party's 36-member Pradesh Election Committee also has chief ministerial candidate Sheila Dikshit, Congress Legislature Party leader Pradeep Mathur, state leaders Sanjay Singh, Pramod Tiwari, Salman Khursheed, P.L. Punia and Sriprakash Jaiswal as its members.