Mangaluru: Our motto is to achieve BJP-mukt Dakshina Kannada - Mithun Rai

Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (SB)

Mangaluru, May 19: Newly elected Dakshina Kannada Youth Congress president Mithun Rai said on Friday, May 19 congratulated all new office bearers and said that the party will work on strengthening youth committees.

Addressing mediapersons at Congress Bhavan, Mallikatte Rai said, "The internal elections of district Youth Congress were successfully completed yesterday. Members elected new leaders. There was healthy competition among the contestants. Now after the elections, we are all one and will together."

"Our main motive is to strengthen youth committees from booth level. Our foremost challenge is to achieve a BJP-mukt Dakshina Kannada. We are focusing on the next assembly elections and will work for Congress candidates in all constituencies," he added.

The newly-elected presidents of six assembly constituencies and general secretaries were present.

It may be recalled, Mithun Rai had emerged victorious in the election after he defeated Luqman by a margin of 583 votes. While Rai garnered 4,059 votes, Luqman secured 3,476 votes.