The Congress Working Committee on Saturday called upon Congress leaders and MPs to launch a mass movement against the Narendra Modi government on the various banking frauds, the collapse of the economy, the lack of jobs, the corruption in the Modi government, the issue of farmers’ distress and the faulty implementation of the process for preparing the National Register for Citizens in Assam.
The meeting of the newly constituted CWC, held under the chairmanship of Rahul Gandhi and attended by former Prime Manmohan Singh, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, AICC General Secretary Ashok Gehlot and other members of the CWC, also discussed the preparedness of the party for the assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Meghalaya.
In a post on social media, Gandhi said that the CWC discussed the various issues facing the country like the various banking frauds, the collapse of the economy, the lack of jobs, the corruption in the Modi government and the issue of farmers’ distress and felt that there was a huge opportunity for the Congress to highlight these issues and failure of the government on several fronts.
"The CWC met today. As a team, we discussed the political situation in the country & the huge opportunity for the Congress to highlight issues of corruption and failure of the government to provide jobs to our youth,’’ he tweeted. (UNI)