The Gujarat Congress has restructured its social media party ahead of the state assembly elections later this year and has deployed about 200 workers to disseminate information about the party’s work among voters and counter fake news, a party spokesperson said on Sunday.
Gujarat Congress spokesperson Manish Doshi told PTI that the new appointees include 41 district and metro-level presidents, 15 vice-presidents, 30 general secretaries, 44 secretaries and 60 members of the executive committee.
“The party has announced a new party to manage its social media presence before the election. Officials are being held accountable, and the party plans to hold a mega meet on social media in the coming days, “he said.
Dedicated party workers in the party and “not a paid force like other political parties”, he claimed. “They will inspire our other workers and set up a network that has a presence on social media platforms so that they can play a role in preventing fake news and misinformation about the party and playing an effective role in the forthcoming Assembly elections,” he said. Stay engaged on all kinds of social media platforms, including the level WhatsApp group.
“Their biggest role will be to expose the lies spread by the BJP and reveal the truth,” he added. The BJP has been in power in the state since 1995
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