Amid speculation about Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor running for Congress president, party general secretary Tariq Anwar stated that the Congress is a democratic party and that everyone is free to run for office.
Congress on Thursday clarified that any resolution passed by the state units will have no bearing on the election of the new party president. The clarification from the grand old party came after some media reports stated that the top leadership of the Congress has ordered all the state units to pass a resolution before
According to Congress’ Central Election Authority chairman, Madhusudan Mistry, the demand, raised by several Congress leaders to be able to see the electoral list, will be fulfilled. He said that the list will be made available at the Central election authority office from September 20.