The Congress Running Committee (CWC), the birthday celebration’s perfect decision-making frame, is assembly on Sunday night time for post-poll introspection, amid mounting power to oust Rahul Gandhi for the worst effects beneath his command.
The assembly can be attended by means of the 68 CWC participants, together with those that have been accountable for the 5 States.
Congress leader spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala, then again, scotched the excitement about an coming near near resignation by means of Rahul or his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the AICC common secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh, saying that such information emanating from unnamed resources is totally unfair.
Fireworks are anticipated within the CWC as many senior leaders are disenchanted with the style by which Rahul and Priyanka had been working the birthday celebration, sidelining Sonia Gandhi and insisting on additional delaying the organisational elections until August-September, as an alternative of starting up quick correctives to forestall the Congress from sinking additional.
Many participants wondered software of convening a CWC assembly, noting that the management has not noted the Ashok Chavan Committee record at the research of defeat in Kerala and West Bengal in Might ultimate 12 months that was once submitted to the Congress President Sonia Gandhi in July ultimate 12 months.
After the birthday celebration drew a clean in West Bengal and may just no longer prevent Pinarayi Vijayan of CPI-M from returning to energy in Kerala, it had arrange a 5–member committee beneath former Maharashtra Leader Minister Ashok Chavan. The committee incorporated former I&B minister Manish Tewari, who is a part of the G-23 revolt workforce, and Lok Sabha MP Jothimani who is thought of as a Rahul Gandhi loyalist.
The record gave an in-depth research of conceivable and long run alliances with different events, nevertheless it was once thrown into dustbin whilst bearing in mind the tie-ups with different events within the contemporary elections.
The record was once by no means tabled or mentioned in any next conferences.
Within the ultimate CWC assembly on October 16 ultimate 12 months, former Rajya Sabha Opposition chief Ghulam Nabi Azad, as chief of the G-23 revolt workforce, requested concerning the record however his questions have been met with “stoic silence”.
“Even the abstract of the record was once no longer verbally shared with the CWC,” probably the most participants stated.
The professional-Grandhi camp, then again, claims that the record was once by no means supposed for the intake of the CWC or some other leaders.
Senior Congress chief Shashi Tharoor, a member of the G-23, had on Thursday, tweeted the birthday celebration may just no longer keep away from alternate. One of the vital revolt leaders met at Azad’s place of dwelling on Friday night time to talk about the way in which ahead, whilst expressing dismay on the Congress management for no longer taking any corrective steps to restore the birthday celebration.
The Gandhi circle of relatives loyalists refuse to position the blame on Rahul for the debacle. D Okay Shivakumar, the birthday celebration’s trouble-shooter from Karnataka, on Friday affirmed that the Congress can’t be united with out the primary circle of relatives and it was once “unimaginable for it to live to tell the tale with out them.”
Printed on: Sunday, March 13, 2022, 12:01 AM IST