- Congress president Sonia Gandhi accepts his resignation
New Delhi: The revamping in Congress continues. After Kumari Selja resigned as Haryana Congress president, Kamal Nath stepped down from the post of leader of Congress Legislature Party in Madhya Pradesh.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi has accepted his resignation, PTI quoted sources as saying.
Kamal Nath will be succeeded by Dr Govind Singh.
The changes within the party have come following the party’s dismal performance in all five states that witnessed Assembly elections earlier this year.
Punjab, where Congress lost power to AAP, too witnessed a change in guard. Amarinder Singh Brar was appointed the Punjab Congress chief. Pratap Singh Bajwa was named the new legislature party leader.
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