The Congress Working Committee (CWC) is holding a meet on Tuesday to take certain crucial decisions with respect to the organizational elections, including its mode and schedule.
According to party sources, the first stage comprising enrollment of new members will end on August 20.
The second phase of polls to elect block presidents will conclude on September 4. The third segment will witness the elections to district presidents September 15. State chiefs shall be appointed, between September 16 and October 15.
The working committee is also set to deliberate and reach consensus on supporting a unanimous candidate in the election for President of India to be held in July.
The grand old party is gearing up for new round of assembly elections in 2017, followed by the national polls in 2019. Observers anticipate a change in leadership with Rahul Gandhi formally taking over its reins.