After the Congress got a clear majority in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections, the churning started regarding the Chief Minister's face. The Congress has called a meeting of the newly elected MLAs in Shimla on Friday regarding the formation of the new government. In this, in charge of Himachal Congress Rajiv Shukla, Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel and former Chief Minister of Haryana Bhupinder Singh Hooda will also be included.
After the thumping victory of the Congress in the Himachal Pradesh assembly elections, now the exercise regarding the next Chief Minister of the state has intensified. There are many contenders for the post of CM in Congress, whose names can be discussed. In the race for the next Chief Minister of Himachal, the names of Himachal Congress President Pratibha Singh, including former state president Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu, Mukesh Agnihotri, Thakur Kaun Singh and Asha Kumari are being discussed.
State Congress President Pratibha Singh, who is leading the race for Chief Minister in Himachal Pradesh, said, “I feel I can lead the state as Chief Minister because Soniaji and the high command has given me the responsibility of leading the party ahead of the elections." He said that we have to keep our MLAs together and the Chief Minister will be decided soon, things will be clear in the party meeting.