Sheila Dikshit named Delhi Congress chief, Maken congratulates her on Twitter

Written by January 10, 2019 20:26

New Delhi: Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has been appointed the chief of Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC), days after Ajay Maken’s resignation from the post.

Eighty-year-old Dikshit has been a three-time chief minister of Delhi.

Ajay Maken took to Twitter to congratulate Dikshit, saying that under her leadership the Congress party will play the role of a powerful opposition against the governments in the national capital and at the Centre.

Congress leader PC Chacko made the official announcement. Three Congress leaders were also appointed as working presidents to assist her.