Gourav Vallabh said Tharoor’s most effective fundamental contribution to the birthday party in the ultimate eight years become sending letters to Congress President Sonia Gandhi when she turned into hospitalised
Congress spokesperson Gourav Vallabh on Thursday backed Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot as “a better candidate” than Shashi Tharoor for the celebration’s top post, saying the 2 can not even be as compared.
He stated Rahul Gandhi is the primary choice for Congress workers for the submit whilst list Gehlot’s enjoy along with as a former Union minister, who defeated the Bharatiya Janata Party in an instantaneous contest inside the 2018 Rajasthan elections. He said Gehlot has had 45 years of impeccable political existence.
He stated Tharoor’s most effective main contribution to the birthday celebration inside the closing 8 years changed into sending letters to Congress President Sonia Gandhi when she turned into hospitalised. “This act precipitated ache to crores of birthday celebration people like me. Thus, the choice is quite simple and clean,” he tweeted even as clarifying it was his individual opinion.
Tharoor turned into the various leaders who wrote to Sonia Gandhi in 2020 looking for sweeping reforms inside the birthday celebration.
Vallabh’s feedback got here an afternoon after Gehlot met Sonia Gandhi in Delhi on Wednesday and stated he turned into geared up for any responsibility the birthday celebration gave him, probably putting the level for a war against Tharoor for the Congress presidential ballot on October 17.
Gehlot, seventy one, is ready to file his nomination for the poll. Tharoor, who additionally met Sonia Gandhi earlier within the week and turned into assured of a truthful process, is also expected to combat the ballot . It can be the first time in greater than many years that there may be or more candidates competing for the submit.