Goa Congress MP blames inexperienced leadership for poll debacle

Just times following Congress get together was routed in the area entire body polls in Goa, Congress MP Francisco Sardinha stated the selections taken by the inexperienced management of the party was the purpose for the humiliating decline.

In accordance to the reviews, Sardina on Wednesday addressed a press convention after the elections debacle, the place he reported that the decisions taken by a politically “novice” point out management had led to the party’s rout in the not long ago carried out Zilla panchayat (ZP) polls. He also took objection to the party’s youthful leaders for contacting veteran politicians as “grandfathers”.

“Some of them (youthful leaders) known as seniors who have been elected as grandfathers. To run any organisation you need a mixture of seniors and juniors. Seniors who have been elected lots of periods and juniors who want to desire. We also want them to aspiration. We want their desires to appear real,” said Sardinha, a previous Main Minister.

In his press conference, Sardinha held party’s state leadership responsible for generating faulty selections in operate-up to the elections.

“I completely blame the leadership of the get together. I also blame persons who experienced taken some of the conclusions of the late. They are political novices and they have not taken the seniors of the bash into assurance,” he claimed.

The inside rift among the Congress celebration comes immediately after the occasion was routed by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Celebration in the just lately conducted Zilla panchayat polls. Out of the 49 seats which went to poll on Saturday, the Congress managed to gain only 4 seats, though the BJP romped residence with 33 seats.

Minority leaders upset in excess of get together functions, resigned months back

Not just mainstream leaders of the Congress are rather upset about the party’s management and its overall performance in the elections, even minority leaders in the point out are upset and have give up the occasion just lately.

Riyaz Shaikh, Goa Congress Condition Convenor of Minority Department experienced resigned in the run-up to the community physique polls, tendered his resignation from the put up and from key membership, accusing the Congress bash of “not carrying out plenty of for minorities”.

In his letter to Goa Congress main Girish Chodankar, Shaikh had mentioned that he was tendering his resignation from the social gathering as it was using minorities in the party with no supplying any advantage. Shaikh stated that he resolved to stop the celebration immediately after one more senior chief Urfan Mulla resigned from the Congress social gathering.

“I have taken this selection considering that our Congress Minority chief and former Pradesh Congress Minority Chairman Urfan Mulla has stepped down from the Congress get together that we minorities were being getting applied with out finding any added benefits. With no my leader it will not be attainable for me to perform for the party,” Shaikh reported in his resignation letter. 

Shaikh’s resignation had arrive just weeks after Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) Minority Wing Chairman Urfan Mulla had also quit the social gathering citing lack of unity amid senior party leaders in the condition.