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Cong gears up for polls focussing tea community

Jorhat: Congress is gearing up for the 2021 assembly polls. The poll mood in the party gathers steam with the week long visit of AICC state in charge Jitendra Singh. 

On day maiden visit to the state in this capacity, Singh held a brain storming meeting of the party's tea community leaders in Dibrugarh. 

The party is trying it's best to consolidate the tea community votes. This was what Singh said as he met the tea community leaders from 40 assembly seats on Sunday.  

Singh said that if Congress comes to power the tea workers would get Rs 350 as daily wage.  

He is attending another party meeting in Jorhat on Monday. During his week long visit Singh will hold party meetings in Nagaon, North Assam,  Barpeta and Cachar.  He is also expected to discuss the proposed poll alliance with AIUDF. 

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