The Uttar Pradesh Congress set up a committee to inquire about a recent incident. A woman party member assaulted by party workers at an event. The committee asked to submit report about this at the earliest.
A video of the assault surfaced on social media. Tara Yadav seen pushed away from a stage before physically assaulted by multiple men. She lodged a police complaint against four office-bearers of the party.
This party currently is desperately trying to regain a foothold in the state. Sushil Chaudhary been fielded from Bulandshahr, while Mukund Bhaskar Mani Tripathi from Deoria. Both started their political career with NSUI — the students’ wing of the Congress. Kamlesh Singh nominated from Naugat Sadat Assembly seat. She runs a school and also comes from a family of Congress leaders.
The voting will currently take place on November 3 and the counting of votes on November 10.