Milind Deora replaced Sanjay Nirupam as the president of the Mumbai Regional Congress Committee. Rahul Gandhi said it is a decision in response to remedy internal fights within the party that were going on under the leadership of Sanjay Nirupam.
Rahul Gandhi appreciated the efforts and actions of the former president and welcomed the latter. Deora expressed his gratitude towards both Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi. He also mentioned that the party had become a cricket pitch wherein all the leaders were pitting against each other.
He tweeted that its time to unite as one and lead powerful campaigns as they owed this to the Mumbai Congress Regional Committee as well as the President of Congress.