New Delhi, Feb 20: Congress has appointed six AICC secretaries for Uttar Pradesh with three each being given the responsibility of UP East and UP West. As per orders of Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Rana Goswami, Dhiraj Gurjar and Rohit Chaudhary have been appointed as AICC Secretaries for UP West and were attached with General Secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia.
Zubair Khan, Kumar Ashish and Bajirao Khade have been appointed as AICC Secretaries for UP East and attached with General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.
With the announcement of these names, Congress has chosen a blend of experienced and low-key faces of the organization to serve as the secretary for both regions of the politically significant Uttar Pradesh.
Designated in Scindia's team, Rana Goswami hails from Assam and has worked in Uttar Pradesh before as well. Similarly, Zubair Khan hailing from Rajasthan and a former MLA from state's Ramgarh constituency has also worked as convener secretary in Bundelkhand region.