Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 30
Knives are out within the Congress over a bit of dissenters making every day public statements in opposition to the management, with Punjab occasion president Sunil Jakhar on Sunday turning into the primary Congress functionary to publicly demand motion in opposition to the out of line individuals.
“The Congress president will have to draw a line somewhere. Strong action must be taken against party persons, no matter how senior, who continue to needle the leadership daily even after our president Sonia Gandhi graciously told them she bore no ill-will against anyone. These dissenters are aware that the Congress is going through difficult times. They think they are untouchables and can continue to exploit the party’s predicament. They must be dealt with sternly,” stated Jakhar days after one other veteran Ambika Soni demanded disciplinary motion in opposition to letter writers within the assembly of the Congress Working Committee.
Jakhar additionally slammed the dissenters for speaking inside occasion reforms and stated their calls for lacked credibility and conviction. “Some of these people who are asking for reforms have spent quarter of a century in the RS. Their attempt even today is not to cement the party, but to secure their personal positions. If they were so concerned about grooming others and strengthening the Congress why didn’t they step back from the RS and vacate the seats for youngsters,” stated Jakhar.