Rahul Gandhi returns from Italy, BJP says he deserted Congress
New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday arrived house from Italy the place he had gone to fulfill his 93-year-old maternal grandmother.
The Gandhi scion has but once more courted an issue for not being along with his social gathering when it suffered losses within the not too long ago concluded meeting elections in three northeastern states – Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland.
The ruling Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) had hit out on the Congress chief for deserting his social gathering employees forward of the announcement of Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland meeting elections outcomes.
Hitting out on the Congress chief, Union Minister Giriraj Singh had mentioned, “He’s not a pure chief, he’s a present of circumstances. He was born to a queen. As soon as he disappeared for 56 days, right now additionally he has gone. No chief leaves employees at such essential time. He can not deal with stress.”
Congress, nonetheless, got here to Rahul Gandhi’s defence, saying it isn’t against the law to go to one’s grandmother.
Earlier within the day, Rahul took to Twitter and mentioned the Congress respects the mandate of the folks of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya.
The Congress president additional mentioned that the management was dedicated to strengthening the social gathering throughout northeast and profitable again the belief of the folks.
He tweeted, “The Congress social gathering respects the mandate of the folks of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya. We’re dedicated to strengthening our social gathering throughout the North East and to profitable again the belief of the folks. My honest because of each Congress employee who toiled for the social gathering.”
The Congress social gathering respects the mandate of the folks of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya.
We’re dedicated to strengthening our social gathering throughout the North East and to profitable again the belief of the folks.
My honest because of each Congress employee who toiled for the social gathering.
— Workplace of RG (@OfficeOfRG) March 5, 2018
Regardless of having the best share of seats within the not too long ago held meeting polls in Meghalaya, the Congress has been unable to kind the federal government, because the Nationwide Folks’s Get together (NPP)-led coalition bagged 34 seats, thus claiming stake to kind the state authorities beneath the management of Conrad Sangma.
Showcasing a exceptional efficiency, the BJP and allies swept Tripura and Nagaland with a thumping majority.
(With ANI inputs)