Our CorrespondentPhagwara, December 8Factionalism in the Congress in Phagwara witnessed during the elections of Youth Congress.
Saurav Khullar, the close confidant of Phagwara MLA Balwinder Singh Dhaliwal, was elected as the District Youth Congress Committee president on Saturday.
He defeated Harnoor Singh Maan, son of former minister Joginder Singh Maan, with a margin of 74 votes.
Khullar got 643 votes while Maan got 569 votes.
The Assembly seat of Phagwara was lying vacant as Phagwara MLA Som Parkash had contested the Lok Sabha elections and won and now serving as the Union Minister of State.