Salman Khurshid has joined the leaders of supporting Mallikarjun Kharge. He has also indicated that if there is a consensus on the election, it will be good for all.
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Former Union Minister and Congress leader salman khurshid Has also supported Mallikarjun Kharge, who stood for the post of Congress President. In fact, after filing nomination on Friday, Shashi Tharoor had praised Mallikarjun Kharge fiercely. He described Mallikarjun Kharge as a deserving and brilliant candidate. Salman Khurshid has joined the leaders of supporting Mallikarjun Kharge. He has also indicated that if there is a consensus on the election, it will be good for all.
At the same time, he also said that even if this does not happen and the election is held on October 17 as per the pre-determined date, then there will be no remorse. Former Union Minister Salman Khurshid said that Shashi Tharoor says Mallikarjuna is a “continuity candidate”. Whereas, elements of change are still present inside Shashi Tharoor. Let us tell you that Tharoor had described Mallikarjun Kharge as a ‘candidate for continuity’. At the same time, he had said that those who want change in the party should vote.
‘All elections have certain characteristics’
Salman Khurshid said, “I think the election for the post of President in the Congress party is also a sign of continuity with change, because this is not the first time that we are contesting elections. We have contested elections in the past. According to him, all elections have certain characteristics. In this way it also has its own characteristics. So, all this is welcome for us. Khurshid said that we just want to reach that destination, from where the party becomes stronger and stronger.
We will have no regrets: Khurshid
When Salman Khurshid was asked whether he was in favor of consensus, he said that he has no opinion on it as the last day for withdrawal of nominations is not over. Khurshid said that we will continue to go the way we are going. If there is any consensus, it would be good. Even if it doesn’t happen, we won’t have any regrets.
I will be able to bring that change: Congress leader
In fact, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor had termed Mallikarjun Kharge, 80, as a ‘continuing candidate’. He was referring to the fact that Karnataka’s leader Mallikarjun Kharge is a favorite of the Gandhi family. Shashi Tharoor had said that he was not surprised at the party’s thinking to maintain the status quo. He said that if you want to maintain the status quo, vote for Kharge ji. If you want change and development from the perspective of the 21st century, I hope that I will be able to bring that change.