Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said that he and other Congress Chief Ministers want Rahul Gandhi to remain the president of the party. In a brief conversation with the reporters before the meeting between Chief Ministers and Rahul Gandhi, Baghel said, “We want Rahul Ji to remain the president. They should continue leadership. “
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had earlier made similar remarks. But Rahul Gandhi told the media that seeing the defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, he is firm on leaving the post.
In the meeting, Amarinder Singh from Punjab, Kamal Nath from Madhya Pradesh and V. Narayanasamy from Puducherry are also participating.