No carte blanche to govt: Sudhakaran
Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president designate K. Sudhakaran has stated the Congress is not going to give the federal government a carte blanche even through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Speaking to reporters right here on Wednesday, Mr. Sudhakaran slammed the Left Democratic Front (LDF) for injecting politics into the struggle in opposition to the worldwide scourge. “The CPI(M) has deliberately kept Congress workers out of pandemic relief efforts. It has browbeaten authorities to ensure only LDF workers got volunteer passes with an eye on future elections. Party workers will rally strongly against the partisan approach,” he stated.
The AICC had tasked him to rebuild the Congress in Kerala from scratch. The celebration would emphasise benefit whereas selecting leaders. Group equations would take a backseat.
Mr. Sudhakaran stated he belonged to no group. “I defeated ‘A’ and ‘I’ group nominees to become the District Congress Committee (DCC) president in Kannur in 1991,” he stated.
The CPI(M) had unfold the hearsay that the brand new KPCC president was tender in the direction of the BJP to alienate minority communities from the Congress. The ploy failed on the hustings within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and would flop once more.
Mr. Sudhakaran stated the BJP in Kerala would by no means surmount its inherent weaknesses. The BJP’s majoritarian Hindutva politics had traction in extremely literate and progressive Kerala. The celebration would stay on the fringes of the political spectrum.
For the Congress, the primary enemy is the CPI(M) and its politics of violence. The celebration would meet the CPI(M) head-on, he stated.
Mr. Sudhakaran stated no one had eased him into the KPCC president’s seat from above. He had come up the ranks of the Congress and suffered a lot within the course of. He owed the place to the celebration’s nationwide management and none else.
Mr. Sudhakaran stated former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, former Leader of the Opposition Ramesh Chennithala, Leader of the Opposition V.D. Satheesan and others had backed him for the put up. He would take cost on a date handy to celebration staff.