Thakre to continue as MPCC chief

New Delhi: Manikrao Thakre was on Friday re-appointed president of the Maharashtra Congress.

The announcement was made by AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi.

Thakre (57), a Kunabi Maratha from Vidarbha, was first appointed as state Congress chief in 2008.

He had served as Minister of State for Home in the Maharashtra Government.