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Priyanka Gandhi formally enters politics as Congress general secretary for UP East

Updated : January 23, 2019 03:10 PM IST

She will take over her new assignment in the politically crucial state -- a Congress bastion till the mid 1980s -- from the first week of February, a statement from the party said.
The appointment is being seen as a masterstroke which will boost the morale of party workers in a state where Congress influence has been waning over the years and where the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party have announced a tie-up.
Priyanka Gandhi formally enters politics as Congress general secretary for UP East

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