Amid the thrill over the following Congress president, the Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) on Friday took potshots on the Congress and stated the presidential ballot is nothing however an eyewash as the following occasion chief could be remotely managed by the Gandhis.
BJP nationwide spokesperson Shehzad Poonawalla on Friday slammed Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and the Congress occasion saying that Gehlot`s assertion had let the cat out of the bag about Congress` so-called elections which had been nothing however an eyewash. Gehlot when requested about Rajasthan`s future CM, instructed mediapersons, “Occasion president Sonia Gandhi will resolve additional proceedings (for Rajasthan) together with common secretary incharge Ajay Maken after I develop into the occasion president.
“Responding to Gehlot`s assertion Poonawalla stated, “What capability will she have? She would be the ex-president! Shouldn’t the Congress MLAs resolve their CM? If Gandhis may have the distant management then why is that this `Farzi chunav?” Poonawalla additional stated that senior Congres chief and former Union minister P Chidambaram too had stated that whoever be the following president, Rahul Gandhi may have the pre-eminent place within the occasion.
“That is the proof that the following president of Congress will likely be a proxy of the Gandhis and will likely be remotely managed by Gandhis like Manmohan Singh was remotely managed by Sonia Gandhi,” stated the BJP spokesperson. Poonawalla stated that this was a coronation not an election and lots of Congress leaders who demanded electoral rolls to be made public had uncovered this farce of an train.
Congress` presidential election will likely be held on October 17 and the election outcomes could be declared on October 19.Earlier right now, Rajasthan CM Gehlot confirmed his candidature for the upcoming Congress president election and stated that Rahul Gandhi has made it clear that “no member of the Gandhi household” would develop into the following occasion chief.Chatting with the media, Gehlot, who’s in Kerala to participate within the Bharat Jodo Yatra, stated, “I stated earlier that I’ll request him (Rahul Gandhi) to just accept this publish when all of the Congress Committees are passing resolutions on this regard.
He made it clear that nobody from the Gandhi household will develop into the following chief. He stated he has determined this attributable to some causes, a non-Gandhi member of the family will develop into the occasion chief”. Earlier on Thursday, Rahul Gandhi emphasised the “one individual, one publish” norm and stated he believes the dedication to the occasion`s Udaipur declaration could be maintained within the election for the occasion`s high publish. Describing the publish of Congress president as an “ideological publish”, Rahul Gandhi stated the place “represents a set of concepts and perception system and imaginative and prescient of India”.
Additional, occasion MP Shashi Tharoor has additionally given a sign of contesting polls and had met Sonia Gandhi on Monday. He met Congress Central Election Authority chief Madhusudan Mistry on Wednesday. Clearing the air of hypothesis over his nomination for the All India Congress Committee (AICC) presidential election, Congress chief Digvijay Singh on Friday stated that he was not within the race for the occasion chief. The nomination course of for the publish of Congress president will start on September 24 and conclude on September 30.