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Congress revival plan: G23 leaders step up pressure on Gandhi family

Party, they say, must rest its faith in the collective leadership - in a more representative CWC

Sonia Gandhi, Interim Congress President

Sonia Gandhi, Interim Congress President

Aditi Phadnis New Delhi
As Congress leaders Manish Tewari and Anand Sharma met President Sonia Gandhi, the ginger group - or the so-called G23 – kept up pressure on the Gandhi family and, without spelling it out, said it was impossible to accept Rahul Gandhi as éminence grise in the party.

“Appoint a new Congress working committee (CWC) with exactly 24 members, form the parliamentary board from among those 24 members which should be empowered, and also hold a new election committee which should ‘look’ like an elected committee,” said a G23 member, who added this is what all leaders of its group meeting the

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First Published: Mar 22 2022 | 10:52 PM IST

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