Congress president

"Madam (Sonia Gandhi) has to continue and the election will take place as soon as possible which is the unanimous decision of the working committee," Muniyappa, who is a special invitee to CWC, told media. He said there was no difference of opinion on the leadership.

Sonia Gandhi was appointed as an interim President on August 10, 2019, by the CWC, after Rahul Gandhi stepped down as party chief, taking the responsibility for party’s disastrous defeat in 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Congress Delhi unit also passed a resolution demanding appointment of Rahul Gandhi should as the Congress president without further delay.

Taking to Twitter, West Bengal Youth Congress condoled the demise of Somen Mitra.

She stated that for the last two months, the whole country is going through a severe economic crisis of livelihood-employment due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Congress president said that several countries around the world, most notably Canada, have announced wage subsidy measures as a part of their COVID-19 Economic Response Plan.

New Delhi: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Saturday appointed Sonia Gandhi as “interim president” of the party nearly two-and-half...

the Chief Minister regretted the decision of Rahul Gandhi to step down from the top party post. He said that India is a young nation, and will respond to a young leader. It may be recalled that Chief Minister Captain Amarinder had earlier also advocated for a young leader to take charge of the party.

"Immediately after resigning, I suggested to my colleagues in the Congress Working Committee that the way forward would be to entrust a group of people with the task of beginning the search for a new President. I have empowered them to do so and committed my full support to this process and a smooth transition," he said.