Earlier in jabalpur, the major metropolis of Madhya Pradesh, the key to power in the Municipal Corporation has gone from the hands of the congress to the BJP. After Mayor Jagat Bahadur Singh Annu joining bjp, now the congress member will get the post of leader of Opposition in the Municipal Corporation. For this, a tug of war has started among the congress councilors. Similarly, the post of City congress President was also held by Jagat Bahadur Singh Annu, which is now vacant. Lobbying is being done from bhopal to delhi regarding this post.
Meanwhile in fact, for the last three days, there is a lot of commotion in the congress camp regarding the selection of the City congress President in jabalpur and the opposition party being in power in the city. There is a lot of speculation and names being discussed about who will be the new city president and leader of opposition of Congress? Many leaders are also running for Bhopal-Delhi. Amidst this chaos, the state congress organization has given the responsibility to lok sabha in-charge Sukhdev Panse for appointment to both the posts. He has been given the responsibility to reach jabalpur and conduct opinion polls with local leaders.
According to congress sources, Sukhdev Panse may come to jabalpur on 13 February. On february 14, Panse will poll for the city congress president and leader of the opposition. After this, State President Jitu Patwari can declare names for both the posts. The councilors who want the chair of leader of Opposition and the leaders who are in line to become the city president have also made preparations for a show of strength in front of Sukhdev Panse. On the other hand, after Mayor Jagat Bahadur Singh Annu joining bjp, the discussion of formation of a new MIC in jabalpur Municipal Corporation has also started. For this, bjp councilors have started approaching big leaders of the organization. Mayor Jagat Bahadur Singh Annu has returned to the city after taking membership of bjp in Bhopal. On friday (February 9), many bjp councilors met Mayor Annu and presented their claim for MIC through gestures.