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We will always welcome her: PC Chacko on reports of Alka Lamba joining back Congress

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party in-charge PC on Friday said that the party "will always welcome" back leader whenever she wants to return to the party fold.

"We will always welcome her because she is otherwise also a member of the family. She was the of the There are many people, who left the party on different occasions. When they come back, we always welcome them," told ANI here.

His statement comes after earlier today said it would be an honour for her to join back the party. However, she added that she has not received any proposal from them so far.

"I have not received any proposal from Congress. I have given 20 years to Congress out of my 25 years in When Congress and used to fight in Delhi, people stopped from forming a government in the state for 15 years. People were again looking for an option to defeat the and did that," said.

"Now the talks are about the country. I have been seeing how Congress had done well in Madhya Pradesh, and .. Congress can perform well in the coming Lok Sabha polls, so to give strength to the party, we should now come forward," she added.

Asked whether she will join the Congress party again if she gets a proposal, Lamba said, "Congress has to decide that, an uninvited guest isn't welcomed anywhere.... It will be an honour for me (to go back) because I have given 20 years to Congress."

Meanwhile, believes that and Congress can go for an alliance in ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

"I had said earlier also that we should go for an alliance in Best way to defeat BJP is to have an alliance with in I and many other people are of this opinion. When the takes a decision then everybody will follow that opinion," he said.

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First Published: Fri, March 15 2019. 21:27 IST