Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia is an Indian politician. He is from the Scindia family that once ruled in Gwalior and is a former Member of Parliament, representing the Guna constituency in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
Senior Congress leader and former MP Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday launched an attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), stating that the party's ideology is to carry on with its agenda even if the country reels under economic slowdown.
Amid the growing uncertainty over the appointment of state Congress chief, Jyotiraditya Scindia visited the houses of party workers here on Sunday.
Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi, here on Saturday, met Madhya Pradsh Chief Minister Kamal Nath and expressed concern over the infighting.
The feud in the Madhya Pradesh Congress has turned into writing of letters and poster war.
Stonewalled and barricaded out of meatier roles in the Congress party as the Old Guard stages a comeback following the resignation of Rahul Gandhi as President, leading Young Turks of the party are said to be toying with the idea of forming a ginger group to maintain a separate identity within it.
Amid dissent voices within party unit in the state, Congress general secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday said that it is the responsibility of Chief Minister Kamal Nath to hear both sides and also asserted that no one should interfere with the government.
Hoarding requesting Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi to "not to come under anyone's pressure" and appoint party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia as Madhya Pradesh Congress chief was seen here on Monday.
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Friday refuted the speculations of an internal tussle in Madhya Pradesh congress over the post of the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) chief and said that party workers are not resigning from their posts.
Congress leader Ashok Dangi has threatened the top party leadership saying that he along with 500 members will tender their resignation from the party if Jyotiraditya Scindia is kept away from state politics.
After meeting for two hours, the Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Saturday decided to meet again in the evening to choose a new Congress president even as it renewed its plea to Rahul Gandhi to take back his resignation from the post. Many of the subgroups formed for consultations among state unit party leaders have named Rahul Gandhi to lead the party.