Top Congress leaders from opposite a nation Saturday got together to examination a party’s drubbing in a Lok Sabha polls, as a Congress Working Committee assembly got underway here.
The CWC meeting, chaired by Congress boss Rahul Gandhi, is being attended by UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, former primary apportion Manmohan Singh, Uttar Pradesh (East) in-charge Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and arch ministers of 4 party-ruled states — Punjab, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh — and of a Union Territory Puducherry.
The assembly of a party’s top decision-making physique will go into a reasons behind a party’s disturbance and discus as to because a check comment unsuccessful to remonstrate a people.
There were speculations that Congress boss competence offer his abdication holding dignified shortcoming for a party’s bad opening in a polls. However, a Cong source pronounced that reports about Gandhi charity to renounce “is wrong”.
Senior personality and former Union apportion P Chidambaram was also benefaction in a assembly alongside other celebration colleagues including AK Antony, Ahmed Patel, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Sheila Dikshit, Mallikarjun kharge, Ambika Soni, Anand Sharma and Jyotiraditya Scindia.
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh and Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot also attended a assembly along with their Chhattisgarh reflection Bhupesh Baghel.
Though a Congress softened on a 2014 total of 44, it could win only 52 Lok Sabha seats this year. In 18 states and Union Territories, a celebration could not open a account.
Murmurs are already appearing within a celebration over holding shortcoming for a bad performance, with some of a leaders already promulgation in their resignations.
Uttar Pradesh Congress arch Raj Babbar and Odisha Congress boss Niranjan Patnaik have announced their resignations from a post.