Congress President Election: Shashi Tharoor said, ‘The DNA of Gandhi family and Congress is the same. No party president would be so foolish as to say goodbye to the Gandhi family. They are a big asset to us.
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The excitement for the election of the Congress President has intensified. Congress Central Election Authority Chairman Madhusudan Mistry Has informed on Saturday that only two candidates are in the fray for the post of party president. Shashi Tharoor and Mallikarjun Kharge. KN Tripathi’s nomination has been cancelled. Earlier, Shashi Tharoor has told Congress leaders, ‘If you are happy with the working style of Congress then you choose Mallikarjun Kharge sahab, but if you want change then choose me.’
After the cancellation of KN Tripathi’s nomination for the post of Congress President, Tharoor said, “I am happy to know that Kharge sahib and I are involved in a friendly battle for the post of Congress President. The party and our allies are expected to benefit from this democratic process.
DNA of Gandhi family and Congress is one: Tharoor
On Saturday, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor spoke to news agency ANI. He has said during this, ‘This is not a war. Let the party workers choose. This is our message. I want to say that if you are happy with the working style of the party then choose Kharge Sahab, but if you want change then choose me. But there is no ideology problem in this. “The DNA of the Gandhi family and the Congress is the same. No party president would be so foolish as to say goodbye to the Gandhi family. They are a big asset to us.
‘I just want to empower the party’
Shashi Tharoor, who is contesting for the post of Congress President, has said about the elections on Saturday that there is no democracy in any other party as there is democracy in Congress. When the elections for the post of President were announced, my desire has been to contest the elections. I wrote an article. It was told that the election is good for the party. The reasons for this were also given. After this many people asked me to contest elections. I just want to empower the party.
Tharoor and Kharge are the only candidates in the election
MP Shashi Tharoor, who is contesting for the post of Congress President, has said on Saturday that he wants to be the voice of change in the Congress. He said that he only wants the Congress to be strong. He wants to show the different face of the party to the people. Shashi Tharoor and Mallikarjun Kharge are the only candidates for the election for the post of Congress President. The application of the third candidate KN Tripathi has been rejected due to mismatch of his signature. This information has been given by the chairman of Congress Central Election Authority Madhusudan Mistry.