New delhi date. 23 September 2022 Friday
Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh has urged all party spokespersons and leaders to refrain from commenting on the candidates contesting for the post of Congress president. He said to leave personal priorities and follow your work.
Congress Party spokesperson Gaurav Vallabh gave a statement on Shashi Tharoor and CM Ashok Gehlot on Thursday. He said that both cannot be compared. On the one hand, Gaurav Vallabh praised CM Gehlot’s dignity and on the other hand referred to the letter sent by G-23 Group member Shashi Tharoor to Sonia Gandhi.
On Friday, former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh said, I request all the spokespersons and office-bearers to refrain from making any kind of comment on any of our associates who are contesting for the post of Congress president.
Recently, Congress spokesperson Gaurav Vallabh endorsed Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as the best candidate for party chief over Shashi Tharoor. He said that CM Gehlot has experience as a former Union Minister and he defeated BJP in 2018 assembly elections.
It may be mentioned that there is a direct fight between Ashok Gehlot and Shashi Tharoor for the Congress President election.