The Congress is sanguine about a victory in the Assembly elections in uttarakhand. The party is divided in two camps one of Union Minister Harish Rawat and another of Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee president Yashpal Arya. Jumping the gun, hectic lobbying is going on by respective camps to claim the post of the Chief Minister.
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