Congress High Command on Friday appointed Former Cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin as Telangana Congress Working President.
Azharuddin joined Congress Party almost a decade ago. In 2009 Polls, He won as MP contesting from Moradabad Lok Sabha Seat in Uttar Pradesh, The Former Cricketer, however, faced defeat in 2014 Elections from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur Constituency in Rajasthan.Recently, Azhar expressed his anguish over the way party has been treating him. This sudden elevation could be to appease him and send a strong indication to the Muslim Voters ahead of Telangana Polls.
Azharuddin could be the Congress Candidate for Secunderabad Constituency in 2019 Lok Sabha Polls. This could why the Cricketer has been concentrating more on Telangana Affairs in the past six months.