The primary assembly of the reconstituted Congress Working Committee (CWC) will probably be held in Hyderabad on Saturday (September 16) to plan a method for the upcoming meeting elections in 5 states and the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, in addition to to ship a message that the get together would go all-out to destabilize the BRS authorities in Telangana. The brainstorming of the Congress high brass throughout the assembly can be a "sport changer" and a "transformative second" for Telangana politics and the grand outdated get together, leaders stated.
Common secretaries KC Venugopal and Jairam Ramesh introduced plans for the CWC assembly, which will probably be chaired by get together chief Mallikarjun Kharge, saying it’s the first time in a few years that the Congress’ high decision-making physique will maintain deliberations for 3 days exterior Delhi.
Venugopal introduced that the CWC will meet on Saturday at 2.30 PM to debate the technique for the upcoming meeting and Lok Sabha elections. He expressed confidence that the Congress would kind governments within the upcoming elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, and Mizoram.
Venugopal acknowledged that an prolonged Congress Working Committee (CWC) assembly will probably be held on Sunday. , inviting all state get together chiefs and CLP leaders, in addition to Parliamentary Get together workplace bearers and Central Election Committee members, to strategize on upcoming elections.
"We invited 159 folks, and 147 of them are coming to the assembly on Sunday," he stated. The assembly may additionally embrace a dialogue in regards to the feasibility of holding Bharat Jodo Yatra 2.
The get together will maintain a "mega rally" close to Hyderabad on September 17 night, which is Telangana Nationwide Integration Day, the place it’s going to announce six ensures for the Telangana meeting election, he stated.
"Tomorrow at 2:30 pm, we’ll maintain the primary CWC assembly. Congress President will probably be current. Former Congress Presidents Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and all different Working Committee Members together with everlasting invitees and particular invitees will take part. Now we have invited 90 folks, however six of them have knowledgeable us about their lack of ability because of the private difficulties to attend. All different 84 folks will attend, together with our 4 chief ministers," Venugopal stated, as quoted by information company ANI.
#WATCH | Congress Common Secretary KC Venugopal says, "Tomorrow we’ll maintain the primary CWC (Congress Working Committee assembly) in Hyderabad through which upcoming election preparations will probably be mentioned…We’re very positive that we’re going to kind authorities in 5 states together with… pic.twitter.com/NrE4bTftTO
— ANI (@ANI) September 15, 2023
The assembly additionally comes amid a raging controversy over DMK leaders’ Sanatan Dharma remarks, and after over two dozen opposition events fashioned the Indian Nationwide Developmental Inclusive Alliance (INDIA) to problem the BJP- led Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) within the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
Venugopal acknowledged that there will probably be "Vijay Bheri" of Telangana Congress and Indian Nationwide Congress on Sunday night to herald the formation of its authorities there.
He acknowledged that the get together’s members of Parliament will return to Parliament on September 18 to attend the session.
Ramesh acknowledged that the assembly is being held exterior of Delhi for the primary time in a few years in preparation for the upcoming elections.
He claimed that it will invigorate the get together’s rank and file in Telangana, which obtained a lift following the Bharat Jodo Yatra, and that it will yield constructive outcomes for the get together within the upcoming elections by electing its authorities.
"We are going to make six guarantees to the folks of Telangana. We hope that when the elections come, the get together will obtain a transparent mandate from the folks," Ramesh stated, referring to the Sunday night mega rally.
After ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’, elections have been held in Karnataka and Congress authorities was fashioned with an amazing majority.
It has been 4 months, however BJP has not but declared its opposition chief in Karnataka. . The impact of our Karnataka victory is being seen in Telangana additionally.
— Congress (@INCIndia) September 15, 2023
On August 20, Kharge reconstituted the CWC, retaining the outdated guard whereas making room for the younger within the get together’s 84-member high decision-making physique.
The CWC has 39 everlasting invitees, 32 common members, and 13 particular invitees. Among the many common members are 15 ladies and several other new faces, together with Pilot and Gaurav Gogoi.