After the dissenting group within the Congress targetted the get together management for the poor efficiency within the Bihar Meeting polls, the loyalists have now come out in defence of the highest brass, even because the dissenters claimed that they’re combating for the revival of the Congress.
The Congress has issued a showcause discover to former MP Furqan Ansari for talking towards Rahul Gandhi. Ansari had steered that Rahul Gandhi ought to have a political particular person with him slightly than being surrounded by non-political folks. “Rahul ought to have a political advisor slightly than MBA graduates round,” he had stated. Ansari’s son Irfan Ansari is an MLA in Jharkhand.
In the meantime, two extra senior Congress leaders have slammed Kapil Sibal for talking towards the get together in public. Mallikarjun Kharge and Harish Rawat have attacked Sibal for locating fault with the get together management, saying that Sibal ought to have motivated the get together staff as a substitute. Kharge additionally stated that such persons are weakening the get together.
Sibal on his half stated that he was compelled to talk publicly as a result of there is no such thing as a discussion board within the get together to debate such points. Sibal had stated that the get together had misplaced the Bihar elections due to a lacklustre method and weak media and election administration.
Chief of the Congress within the Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, has additionally slammed Sibal, saying that those that have issues may be a part of one other get together.
Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram too has raised issues over the get together’s deteriorating state of affairs on the floor degree, mentioning its weak organisational construction.
He had additionally identified that the get together ought to have taken solely profitable seats in Bihar, albeit lesser in quantity.
A number of Congress leaders, particularly from Bihar, have been vocal on the difficulty. Some have additionally blamed the leaders from Delhi.
Former Bihar Minister Shakiluzaman Ansari had even known as state Congress in-charge Shaktisinh Gohil and Avinash Pandey, the chairman of the screening committee, the ‘most important culprits’.
Each Chidambaram and Sibal had additionally expressed issues over the latest bypolls, the place the Congress was worn out regardless of being in direct contest with the BJP.
On Tuesday, the group constituted by get together’s interim chief Sonia Gandhi to help her, which incorporates Ambika Soni, Randeep Surjewala, KC Venugopal and Mukul Wasnik, met just about to debate the Bihar outcomes in addition to the bypolls.
Sources stated that Bihar in-charge Gohil and Gujarat in-charge Rajeev Satav had even provided to stop, however have been informed to carry on until Sonia Gandhi took inventory of the state of affairs.
Alternatively, many leaders have come to the defence of the get together management, together with Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot and Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel, who slammed Sibal for happening the difficulty.