- Ashok Gehlot presented the proposal in the Rajasthan Congress meeting
- Party’s state president Govind Singh Dotasra supported
- The decision to choose the state president and AICC member was left to the high command.
The Rajasthan Congress has passed a resolution to make Rahul Gandhi the party president. The Rajasthan Congress has also authorized the party high command to head the state unit of the party and appoint members of the All India Congress Committee (AICC). Rajasthan has become the first state to do so. This proposal was presented by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot in a meeting of the party. This proposal has come after there was speculation that Ashok Gehlot could be the choice of top leaders of the party for the post of Congress President. However, Ashok Gehlot is reportedly unwilling to take a bigger responsibility or move out of Jaipur.
The meeting of the newly elected representatives of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee was held at the state Congress headquarters on Saturday. Rajendra Singh Kumpawat, the state election officer appointed for the organization elections, took this meeting. In the meeting, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot proposed that the State President of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee and AICC delegates from Rajasthan should be selected by the Congress President. State President Govind Singh Dotasra supported the proposal presented by Gehlot and Congress Working Committee member Raghuveer Meena approved it. This resolution was unanimously passed by all the 400 newly elected delegates of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee. The proposal was submitted to the State Election Officer Rajendra Singh Kumpawat to be presented in the All India Congress Committee.
Congratulating all the newly elected delegates, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress President Govind Singh Dotasra said that important members who have given strength and strength to the Congress in the state have come today by electing them as delegates and the leaders and workers who are left will be nominated soon. Will be done. He said that the Bharat Jodo Padyatra is being taken out by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi from Kanyakumari to Kashmir. Seeing the convoy of the people involved in it, Modi and BJP supporters are shocked. He said that Rahul Gandhi’s visit is getting huge support. Critics like Baba Ramdev are also shocked today and are praising the Yatra.
He said that Rajasthan is included in the travel route of Rahul Gandhi. On arrival in Rajasthan, thousands of Congress workers and common people of the state will join the yatra. He said that people talk about the good governance of the Congress government of the state. He said that for the last two years, the delegates of the State Congress who have contributed shoulder to shoulder in the campaign being run by the State Congress against the wrong policies of the Central Government have come by electing them. A meeting of the newly elected delegates will be held soon.
Congress General Secretary and Rajasthan in-charge Ajay Maken while congratulating the delegates said that the Chief Minister of Rajasthan has made workers and leaders participants in the policy decisions of the government. He said that the last budget of the Rajasthan government was made on the basis of the resolutions passed expressing the public sentiments of the Congress workers, whose example is not there in the country. The Rajasthan government has implemented more than one public welfare schemes, whose publicity is the duty of the workers.
Congratulating the newly elected delegates, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that the Congress people present in this meeting today are members of a clan. He said that after a long time, a session of delegates was called by the State Congress Committee, in which resolutions were passed conveying the sentiments of the general public to the government.
He said that such people, whose identity became known due to Congress, are leaving the party at the time of crisis, while not only the party but the country is also in trouble today. The kind of atmosphere created in the country is not in the interest of the country. Democracy is under attack. He said that there have been crises in the past but the Congress party has always stood firm after overcoming difficulties.
Gehlot said that for the last 32 years, no member of the Gandhi family has joined the government, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi keeps attacking Rahul Gandhi while talking about familyism. He said that the country is being tied in the thread of unity with the Bharat Jodo Padyatra being taken out by Rahul Gandhi. He said that all Congress people are one on the basis of ideology and no one is divided into any faction.
He said that by forming the Congress government again in Rajasthan in the year 2023, the path of Congress’s return in the country has to be raised. By uniting and forgetting differences, everyone should raise the party’s flag in the state and live up to the expectations of Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. The Chief Minister said that his feeling is that Rahul Gandhi should take over the reins of the party by becoming the President of Congress. On this, the state president Govind Singh Dotasra supported him and all the newly elected delegates present gave their consent by raising their hands in support.
Has Sonia Gandhi offered Ashok Gehlot the post of Congress President?