Twitter Goes Wild As Priyanka Gandhi Enters Active Politics Ahead Of High-Stakes Election

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January 23rd, 2019   |   Updated on June 27th, 2022

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been appointed as the general secretary at All India Congress Committee, marking her formal entry into politics.

Often dubbed the “Brahmastra” or the mythical ultimate weapon of the Congress, 47-year-old Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who reminds many of her grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi both for her charisma and the stunning likeness, will take over as AICC general secretary for UP East in the first week of February.

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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.

“The bond between Congress and Uttar Pradesh dates back to the birth to the birth of Pundit Nehru. It is time to revive the bond and unite the family of UP to fight the fascist divisive forces,” Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tweeted after the announcement.

Greetings and wishes started flowing in at her appointment: