"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.
The Congress president has urged the Central government to introduce a "series of measures to meet this crisis head-on or risk a much large economic crisis down the road."
Both parties contested the recently culminated assembly polls in alliance but could not reach the halfway figure in the 288-member Assembly. Maharashtra came under President's Rule on November 9 after all parties failed to form the government in the state.
President's Rule is in effect in Maharashtra, where all the parties failed to form the government following the recently culminated assembly polls.
The BJP leader also hit out at Congress for coining words like "Hindu terror" and accused it of polarising the people in the name of religion just for the sake of appeasement politics.
A day after she raised the issue, Railway Minister admitted in the House that the government was moving towards corporatisation of production units, including MCF.