Rahul Gandhi may return as President of Indian National Congress once again. After the Lok Sabha debacle, Rahul Gandhi took the responsibility of defeat and resigned from the post of Congress’ President. Since then his mother, Sonia Gandhi took over as interim President of Congress.
Since few days Mr. Gandhi’s return as President has intensified in Congress. Rajasthan Chief Minister, Ashok Ghelot said that Rahul Gandhi is the only alternative to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In recent days many leaders have expressed their desire to see Rahul Gandhi “again” as Congress President. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel recently said that Rahul Gandhi must take over the post of Congress president again as all workers across the country support him for being vocal about national issues.
Rahul Gandhi took over as Congress President in 2017. However, under his leadership Party had lost most of the election it had contested. 2018 Assembly elections in the states of Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh casted shadow on all the allegations of him being unable to drive Congress to victory. 6 months down the line, the Lok Sabha 2019 defeat and Congress’ performance was enough for him to quit as Congress President. Since then Sonia Gandhi took over as interim President of Congress.
On December 14, in Congress’ “Bharat Bachao” rally at Ramlila Maidan, people are expected to have a glimpse of relaunch campaign of Rahul Gandhi. The “Rahul Raga” slogan is in reference to the return of Rahul Gandhi as Congress President.
Recently Congress General Secretary KC Venugopal who was accompanying Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad dropped a hint of his return as Congress President. Speaking to media he said, "nation is going through a critical phase.The party needs his leadership and there is loud chorus from the workers to bring him again and we hope he will listen to them."
After his resignation as Congress President, many attempts were made to persuade Mr. Gandhi. However, after they failed, the Congress Working Committee approved his resignation and appointed former Congress President Sonia Gandhi as Interim President.
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