Congress meeting: Party President Sonia Gandhi called a meeting at 12 noon today to bring the Congress back on track. Priyanka Gandhi did not attend the meeting that started from Sonia Gandhi’s house. However, Rahul Gandhi was present in this meeting. Prashant Kishor is also present in the meeting. Senior leaders Mallikarjun Kharge, AK Antony, Ambika Soni, Jairam Ramesh, Mukul Wasnik, Digvijay Singh and Ajay Maken were also present in the meeting.
Preparations for Gujarat Assembly and 2024 Lok Sabha elections
In the last few elections, with few exceptions, the Congress has failed miserably. The Congress had to face a crushing defeat in the recent assembly elections in five states. The meeting is said to be focused on trying to regain the declining support base and strengthen the party. Therefore, election strategist Prashant Kishor has been called for this meeting. In such a situation, now there is a possibility of big change in the party.
Elections in the state of Gujarat are due later this year. The Congress had performed well in the last assembly elections and the BJP was losing its sweat. Therefore, some decisions are likely to be taken to make this year’s assembly elections even stronger. Apart from this, Congress will start preparations from now to defeat BJP in the Lok Sabha elections to be held in 2024.
Will Prashant Kishor join Congress?
Prashant Kishor likely to join Congress. If Prashant Kishor joins the Congress, he is likely to get a big responsibility from the party. Prashant Kishor has been in touch with the Congress leadership for the past few months. He also gave some suggestions.