Senior Congress chief Kapil Sibal, who’s among the many 23 occasion leaders who’ve written to Sonia Gandhi looking for an organisational overhaul, mentioned on Tuesday that “it’s not a couple of submit” 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 isn’t a couple of submit. It is about my nation which issues most,” he tweeted, with out elaborating.
After the seven-hour assembly of the occasion’s prime decision-making physique, the CWC urged Sonia Gandhi to proceed as its interim chief until an AICC session could be convened and authorised her to impact mandatory organisational modifications to take care of the challenges dealing with the occasion.
It made it clear nobody shall be permitted to undermine or weaken the occasion and its management.
The CWC additionally resolved that inner-party points can’t be deliberated by the media or in public fora and all such points have to be raised inside the occasion “within the curiosity of propriety and self-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 looking for pressing organisational reforms.
The assembly was additionally attended by Mukul Wasnik and Manish Tewari, together with another signatories to the letter who had been current within the nationwide capital, sources mentioned.
The leaders mentioned the decision handed on the CWC assembly.
Having a “full time” management that’s energetic within the discipline and “seen” in occasion workplaces, devolution of powers to state items and revamping the CWC in step with the occasion structure are a number of the far-reaching recommendations made by 23 senior Congress leaders in a letter to occasion 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 will not be part of the CWC, withdrew his tweet a bit later after being “knowledgeable by Rahul Gandhi personally that he by no means mentioned what was attributed to him”.
The Congress additionally formally denied that Rahul Gandhi had accused any occasion chief of “colluding with the BJP”.
Former president Rahul Gandhi, it’s learnt, launched a pointy assault towards the signatories of the letter, questioning their timing in addition to the very fact they went public with their grievances.