Congress appoints Karnataka campaign chief

Last Updated: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 15:50 hrs

New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi has appointed Veerana A. Maithikatti as chairman and D.K. Shivkumar as co-chairman of the campaign committee of the Karnataka Congress for the forthcoming assembly polls, a release said here Wednesday.

It said Gandhi had also approved the proposal to appoint Ramesh Kumar as the chairman of state manifesto committee.

The term of Karnataka assembly ends in June.

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