The assembly of the highest Congress physique led by interim occasion chief Sonia Gandhi was convened to deliberate on the occasion’s poor efficiency within the just-concluded meeting elections.
NEW DELHI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday mentioned the occasion has to pay attention to its critical setbacks in meeting polls, and face the fact to attract the correct classes.
“We have to take note of our serious setbacks. To say that we are deeply disappointed is to make an understatement,” mentioned Congress president on the essential Congress Working Committee (CWC)
Sonia additional mentioned that she intends to arrange a small group “to look at every aspect that caused such reverses and report back very quickly.”
The Congress fared poorly, drawing a clean in West Bengal and failing to win again energy in Kerala and Assam, in addition to shedding Puducherry. The occasion solely got here to energy with the assistance of its ally DMK in Tamil Nadu.
The assembly of the highest Congress physique was convened to deliberate and introspect on the occasion’s poor efficiency within the just-concluded meeting elections.
Gandhi mentioned the occasion must candidly perceive “why in Kerala and Assam we failed to dislodge the incumbent governments, and why in West Bengal we drew a complete blank”.
“These will yield uncomfortable lessons, but if we do not face up to the reality, if we do not look the facts in the face, we will not draw the right lessons,” she famous.
‘Schedule Congress president elections’
Gandhi additionally mentioned that the schedule to elect the brand new Congress president would even be mentioned on the assembly.
She additionally hit out on the Modi authorities over the dealing with of the pandemic state of affairs.
“When we met on January 22, we had determined that course of for electing Congress President could be accomplished by end-June. Election authority chairperson, Madhusudan Mistri, has ready a schedule. Venugopal will learn it after our dialogue,” mentioned Sonia in her inaugural handle.
‘Governance failures in Covid-19 administration’
Sonia Gandhi took Centre by horns condemning the poor administration of the Covid-19 pandemic that’s ravaging the nation.
Scientific recommendation has been willfully ignored and the nation is paying a horrendous value for the Modi authorities’s neglect of the pandemic, certainly its willful patronage of super-spreader occasions that have been allowed for partisan beneficial properties,” she mentioned.
Sonia mentioned that the state of affairs has turn out to be “much more catastrophic” as “governance failures turn out to be much more stark”.
“Modi authorities has different priorities, pursuing grandiose initiatives in opposition to drive of public opinion,” she mentioned including that as the general public well being system collapses, the federal government has abdicated duty.
(With inputs from companies)