Congress Chintan Shivir 2022: There will be no discussion about the party president in the Udaipur Chintan Shivir of Congress. However, during this time the echo of Rahul Gandhi being made the president again will definitely be heard. Big information has come to the fore that Rahul Gandhi is seriously considering taking over the reins of the party. Sources say that the process of organization election is going on. Therefore, there will be no discussion about the post of president in the Chintan Shivir and Rahul also wants to return to the post with the whole process.
According to information received from high sources of Congress, in the meeting of the Congress Working Committee held in March after the election results of five states, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury urged Rahul Gandhi to become the President, in response to which Rahul Gandhi said that he would take it seriously. thinking from. In the Congress Working Committee meeting held on Monday regarding Udaipur Chintan Shivir, two leaders had demanded to make Rahul the party president.
The election of the new party president is to be held in August-September under the prescribed process of organization elections in the Congress. The indications are that through the electoral process, Rahul Gandhi can become the Congress President again. However, it will be interesting to see whether any candidate stands in front of Rahul Gandhi or not.
Rahul Gandhi, who became Congress President at the end of 2017, resigned after another crushing defeat of the Congress in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Since then many attempts have been made to persuade him. At the time of his resignation, Rahul Gandhi had said that a leader from outside the Gandhi family should be made the party president. However, the opinion of Congress leaders is opposite. For this reason, the command was once again handed over to Sonia Gandhi in place of Rahul, who is still handling the responsibility.
However, Rahul Gandhi is accused that he takes all the important decisions from behind the scenes. Due to the confusion over the Congress leadership, in August 2020, many disgruntled Congress leaders (G-23) wrote to Sonia Gandhi demanding major changes in the party. It was believed that the target of this letter was originally Rahul Gandhi. Meanwhile, in all the meetings of the Congress Working Committee, leaders have been urging Rahul Gandhi to take charge again. But Rahul Gandhi did not change his mind.
But the latest claim of Congress sources is being taken to mean that Rahul Gandhi has changed his mind and has agreed to become the party president again. However, the official announcement will have to wait for its confirmation. In between, there have been speculations about the appointment of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as the Congress President.
If sources are to be believed, some leaders in the party are of the opinion that Sonia Gandhi should continue leading the party till the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, while a section wants to see Priyanka Gandhi as the president. Overall, the indications are that the Gandhi family will sit on the chair of the Congress President.