Business Why Priyanka Gandhi has made a (surprise) entry into politics and what it means for the Congress Updated : January 24, 2019 06:45 AM IST Priyanka Gandhi’s decision to plunge and take up the party’s affairs in eastern Uttar Pradesh has upset the political reading. With her taking up a formal role and her brother assigning to her eastern Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is not a marginal player, in any sense, in Uttar Pradesh. Priyanka Gandhi’s push, less than 100 days before the polls are held, raises a whole lot of imponderables. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.