New Delhi, Oct 23 : In a reshuffle in the Delhi unit ahead of the Assembly elections in the capital city, the Congress on Wednesday appointed former MLA Subhash Chopra as the chief of the Delhi Pradesh Congress committee, while former MP Kirti Azad was appointed as the chairman of the campaign committee for the elections.
According to a statement by AICC General Secretary K C Venugopal, 'Congress president Sonia Gandhi appointed Subhash Chopra as the president of the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee.
'The Congress president has appointed Kirit Azad as the chairman of the campaign committee of DPCC,' Mr Venugopal added.
While Subhash Chopra is a former Congress MLA from Kalkaji, Azad is a former MP.
The reshuffle comes just months before the Assembly elections in Delhi, scheduled to be held in January or February, next year. (UNI)