New Delhi, August 25
Senior Congress chief Kapil Sibal, who’s among the many 23 get together leaders who’ve written to Sonia Gandhi searching for an organisational overhaul, stated on Tuesday that “it is not about a post” however in regards to the nation that issues most.
A day after a stormy Congress Working Committee (CWC) assembly, Sibal made the remarks in a cryptic tweet.
“It’s not about a post. It’s about my country which matters most,” he tweeted, with out elaborating.
After the seven-hour assembly of the get together’s high decision-making physique, the CWC urged Sonia Gandhi to proceed as its interim chief until an AICC session will be convened and authorised her to impact mandatory organisational modifications to cope with the challenges dealing with the get together.
It made it clear nobody can be permitted to undermine or weaken the get together and its management.
The CWC additionally resolved that inner-party points can’t be deliberated via the media or in public fora and all such points should be raised throughout the get together “in the interest of propriety and discipline”.
Some senior Congress leaders, together with Sibal and Shashi Tharoor, met at their senior colleague Ghulam Nabi Azad’s home right here on Monday night after the CWC debated their letter to Sonia Gandhi searching for pressing organisational reforms.
The assembly was additionally attended by Mukul Wasnik and Manish Tewari, together with another signatories to the letter who have been current within the nationwide capital, sources stated.
The leaders mentioned the decision handed on the CWC assembly.
Having a “full time” management that’s lively within the discipline and “visible” in get together places of work, devolution of powers to state items and revamping the CWC consistent with the get together structure are a few of the far-reaching options made by 23 senior Congress leaders in a letter to get together chief Sonia Gandhi to revive the organisation.
Sibal had hit out at Rahul Gandhi on Twitter on Monday for a purported comment slamming the letter writers.
Sibal, who shouldn’t be part of the CWC, withdrew his tweet a bit of later after being “informed by Rahul Gandhi personally that he never said what was attributed to him”.
The Congress additionally formally denied that Rahul Gandhi had accused any get together chief of “colluding with the BJP”.
Rahul, it’s learnt, launched a pointy assault in opposition to the signatories of the letter, questioning their timing in addition to the truth that they went public with their grievances. PTI