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Saturday, May 25th, 2019


On 2019 poll debacle, Congress Working Committee resolution: Full statement


  With utmost humility the Congress Working Committee accepts the mandate of the people of India expressed through the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections. The CWC expresses its gratitude to the 12.13 Cr voters who have stood behind the Congress party. The Congress party is committed to dawn the role of a constructive opposition, raising people’s issues and holding the government accountable to people of India. The CWC commends the tireless efforts of the Congress President, office bearers, leaders, party workers, volunteers and Congress candidates, who toiled day and nightRead More

Congress meets today to take stock of crushing defeat in Lok Sabha polls

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The Congress Working Committee, the party’s highest decision-making body, will meet on Saturday to review the outcome of the Lok Sabha elections where it won only 52 seats, marginally improving on its worst performance in the 2014 elections when it won 44 seats. The Congress has firmly rejected speculation that its president Rahul Gandhi has offered to resign. The party said these reports “are mischievous and incorrect”. A Congress leader said that even if Gandhi makes an offer to quit as some expect it is likely to be rejected becauseRead More