Congress president Sonia Gandhi will probably be chairing a digital meet of the parliamentary technique group tomorrow — a primary because the Working Committee meet held on August 24 — the place she will probably be interacting with key writers of the explosive letter that threw the celebration in turmoil final month.
Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma, who’re a part of the technique group, had been among the many 23 leaders who signed the letter that referred to as for main adjustments in management, the celebration organisation and inner elections.
Sonia Gandhi has already included her loyalists within the parliamentary celebration to successfully neutralise the dissenters.
For the parliament session starting September 14, the Congress is anticipated to agency up its opinion on quite a few ordinances issued after Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the world’s largest lockdown in March.
The ordinances the Congress will oppose embody the one on PM Cares fund, however the celebration will help the general taxation ordinance, sources stated. Pay cuts for MPs will probably be supported, however the government choice of stopping the MPLAD funds for 2 years will probably be opposed because it stops the continuing works.
Sources stated the celebration can even oppose the “One nation one marketplace for farmers” because it feels that the farmers will probably be short-changed once they promote their produce. The closure of mandis will go away many jobless, particularly the poor who work as porters, weigh males and others. Such a legislation can even infringe on the states’ rights, the celebration contends.
Regardless of her magnanimous remark on the Working Committee meet that she bears “no sick will” in direction of the dissenters, Sonia Gandhi has stored them at arms’ size. All of them have been overlooked of the important thing promotions within the parliamentary celebration and even within the job pressure for the Uttar Pradesh meeting elections due in 2022.
To this point, Mrs Gandhi has not made any change within the All-India Congress Committee or set the stage for an AICC session, which had been promised to dissenters on the Working Committee assembly held final month.