After Karma’s defeat in the recently held 5 state assembly elections, Sonia Gandhi has come into action to strengthen the Congress party. A high level meeting was called at Sonia Gandhi’s residence at 10 Janpath this afternoon. Senior leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Mallikarjun Kharge, AK Antony, Ambika Soni, Jairam Ramesh, Mukul Wasnik and Ajay Maken were present. Apart from this, election strategist Prashant Kishor was also specially present in the meeting.
In this meeting that lasted for about two and a half hours, Prashant Kishor gave a presentation till the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. A special committee has been constituted to review the presentation. The committee will submit its report to Sonia Gandhi in the next one week.
Preparations for 2024 Lok Sabha and Gujarat-Himachal Pradesh elections
It is noteworthy that the performance of Congress has been consistently disappointing. Congress is losing ground in one state after another in the country. According to sources, a high-level meeting was convened to strengthen the party’s lost base and revive the party on the national platform.
For this reason, election strategist Prashant Kishor was also invited. Various speculations are being made in the Congress regarding the reshuffle in the organization. Congress is eyeing the upcoming assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.
Congress is trying to do well in the next election. Apart from this, the Congress is also preparing for the 2024 Lok Sabha elections so that the BJP can be defeated.
According to Congress sources, discussions are going on between the party high command and Prashant Kishor for some time regarding the Gujarat Assembly elections. Apart from this, the party is also trying to include Gujarat’s Patidar leader Naresh Patel in the Congress.
There is speculation that Prashant Kishor may join the Congress. Prashant Kishor may be given party membership in the near future. At the same time, PK can be given a big responsibility in the party. It is learned that Prashant Kishor has given some important suggestions to the party high command.