Final Up to date: July 09, 2022, 12:16 IST
Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy will likely be re-elected, this time presumably for a lifetime, as president of Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress (YSRC) on Saturday. The election will happen this afternoon on the concluding day of the YSRC’s two-day plenary after the celebration structure is amended to allow Jagan’s election as president for a lifetime.
Jagan established the YSRC in March 2011 after quitting Congress. Ever since, he has been persevering with because the celebration president, together with his mom Vijayamma as honorary president. Jagan was final elected the YSRC president on the celebration plenary in 2017.
Vijayamma resigned from the honorary president’s publish on Friday, reportedly because of an ongoing rift within the household, however she mentioned she was quitting the YSRC to face by her daughter Sharmila, who’s now heading the YSR Telangana celebration within the neighbouring state. Upon amending its structure, the YSRC should search the Election Fee of India’s nod to let Jagan be the celebration chief for all times.
The YSRC is citing some precedents whereby sure regional events in different states secured the ECI’s approval to have a president for a lifetime with out the necessity for conducting elections each two years. After his election as celebration president, Jagan is predicted to represent a brand new committee for the YSRC, resulting in the final election due in 2024.