Senior Congress chief Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday rejected any riot within the grand-old social gathering at the same time as a number of voices previously few days have hinted so. Azad mentioned that he did not have any problem in opposition to the excessive command of the social gathering. “I’m giving a clear chit to Gandhis as a result of COVID pandemic as they cannot do a lot proper now. There is no such thing as a change in our calls for. They’ve agreed to most of our calls for. Our management ought to maintain elections in the event that they need to grow to be a nationwide altenative and revive the social gathering,” Azad advised information company ANI.
The senior chief mentioned that Congress was at its lowest within the final 72 years. “No person else can grow to be a nationwide different for BJP, BJP is a nationwide social gathering. For a nationwide social gathering, your pondering ought to be nationwide, nationwide presence can also be essential, secular pondering can also be required. Congress is at its lowest within the final 72 years. Congress doesn’t have even the publish of Chief of Opposition in Lok Sabha over the last two phrases. However Congress received 9 seats in Ladakh hill council elections at the same time as we weren’t anticipating such a constructive end result,” he mentioned.
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“As a way to revive Congress social gathering and to make it a nationwide different, you will need to conduct election on the block to the nationwide stage, there’s a want to offer programme to the social gathering and accountability can also be should,” Azad mentioned. Additional, he mentioned that their social gathering construction has collapsed and there’s a have to rebuild the construction.
“Our social gathering’s construction has collapsed. We have to rebuild our construction after which if any chief is elected in that construction, it’s going to work. However saying that simply by altering the chief, we’ll win Bihar, UP, MP, and so on is fallacious. That may occur as soon as we modify the system,” Azad mentioned.
Rejecting any riot within the Congress social gathering, Azad mentioned, “Revolt means changing somebody. There is no such thing as a different candidate for the publish of social gathering president. This isn’t a riot. That is for reforms. We’re those who imagine in directing what is critical (for the betterment of the social gathering),” the Congress chief advised ANI.
When requested if Congress was present process an existential disaster because it contested on 70 seats in Bihar meeting polls and managed to win solely 19, Azad mentioned there was a have to revitalise and consider a brand new formulation. “All of us are apprehensive about losses, particularly about Bihar and bypoll outcomes. I do not blame the management for the loss. Our folks have misplaced the connection on the bottom. One ought to have ardour for his or her social gathering and to do the whole lot for it,” he mentioned.
Additional, Azad mentioned grassroot management was required for the betterment of the social gathering. “Polls usually are not fought by 5-star tradition. The issue with leaders at present is that if they get a celebration ticket, they first e-book a 5-star resort. They will not go if there is a tough street. Until the time 5-star tradition is given up, one cannot win elections,” he mentioned.
The Congress leaders mentioned workplace bearers ought to perceive their accountability. “Until the time, workplace bearers are appointed, they will not go. But when all workplace bearers are elected, then they are going to perceive their accountability. Proper now, anybody will get any publish within the social gathering,” Azad mentioned.