“The MLAs can’t even go anywhere? If someone has gone there, it shouldn’t be seen from a political angle. If a politician is going somewhere, it’s obvious that he’ll meet political persons only. PL Punia isn’t in Delhi, how can anyone meet him there?” stated Baghel whereas talking to reporters right here at this time.
Amid the continued political turmoil in Punjab, greater than a dozen Chhattisgarh Congress MLAs reached Delhi on Wednesday with the demand that Bhupesh Baghel ought to proceed because the chief minister of the state.
“Seven MLAs have come and more will come. Total 15-16 will come. There is not much political movement today. We will meet in-charge PL Punia. Rahul Gandhi will visit Chhattisgarh and we are requesting him to extend his visit and come to our constituency as well. Our situation is good, 70 out of 90 MLAs are intact. 60 MLAs have already given in writing to our in charge and to Rahul ji,” Congress MLA Brihaspati Singh advised ANI.
“There is no issue on the chief minister’s post. Our position in Chhattisgarh is strong and 32 per cent are from ST. Chief Minister Baghel is doing a good job. He comes from the OBC community. There is no question of changing the chief minister. The party high command, all the MLAs, and the people of Chhattisgarh are satisfied with the performance of the Chief Minister. The government cannot be destabilised just to satisfy an individual,” stated Singh.
Commenting on Sibal’s latest remarks questioning the functioning of the get together, Baghel stated they have been “unfortunate” and added that making Sonia Gandhi the interim president was the get together’s collective choice, and making such statements now was “ridiculous”.
“Kapil Sibal is our (Congress) senior leader, his statement is unfortunate. After Rahul Gandhi’s resignation, everyone decided to make Sonia Gandhi as working president. So putting such questions is ridiculous,” stated the Chattisgarh Chief Minister.
Baghel’s remarks got here a day after Sibal on Wednesday asserted that they’re unaware of who was taking the choices within the get together as there isn’t a president.
“In our party, there is no president so we don’t know who is taking these decisions. We know and yet we don’t know,” stated the Congress chief in a press convention at this time once more elevating questions on the delay within the election of the get together president.