A gathering of the Congress’ Particular Committee will probably be held in the present day amid the voices of discontent rising throughout the celebration publish a dismal efficiency within the Bihar meeting election and different bypolls. In response to information company ANI, the assembly will happen at 5 pm by video conferencing however the agenda will not be clear.
Former minister Kapil Sibal had publicly criticised the Congress management saying that the time of introspection was over and other people not noticed the celebration as an efficient different. Veteran chief Ashok Gehlot rapidly rebutted the comment and stated that the Congress has at all times sprung again from disaster. Placing up a powerful defence of the Congress and Sonia Gandhi, Sibal stated the Congress continues to be the one celebration that may hold the nation united. He stated there was no want for Mr Kapil Sibal to say our inside ssue in media and that “this has damage the feelings of the celebration employees throughout the nation”.
“Congress has seen numerous crises together with in 1969, 1977, 1989 and later within the 1996 however each time we got here out stronger attributable to our ideology, packages, insurance policies and agency beliefs in celebration management. We’ve got improved with each disaster and likewise fashioned UPA authorities in 2004 underneath the ready management of Soniaji, we will overcome this too,” Gehlot stated.
The Congress gained 19 out of the 70 seats it contested in Bihar as a part of the RJD-led grand alliance. The opposition alliance ended up with 110 seats whereas the NDA retained energy bagging 125 seats within the 243-member meeting.
Sibal was a part of a bunch of 23 senior Congress leaders who had in August written to celebration chief Sonia Gandhi making recommendations on methods to revive the organisation.
Sibal was backed by Congress Rajya Sabha member Vivek Tankha who stated “it’s time to act now else it will likely be too late.” He additionally stated that for democracy to outlive, the Congress has to outlive. Tankha was additionally part of the 23 leaders who had sought overhaul within the celebration.
Karti Chidambaram additionally pitched for introspection and requested for an inside dialogue on the losses in current elections. Karti, son of former union minister P Chidambaram, in a tweet stated: “It is time we introspect, ideate, seek the advice of & act @INCIndia.” The Lok Sabha MP from Sivaganga in Tamil Nadu made the cryptic remark whereas tagging a tweet by Sibal. Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam demanded that celebration leaders who had been liable for taking selections in Bihar polls needs to be held accountable for the dismal present, however defended Rahul Gandhi. Rahul Gandhi solely went to marketing campaign for the celebration however was not liable for the selections taken in Bihar, Nirupam added.