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Adhir Chowdhury has been Bengal Congress chief before but his elevation now is significant as it comes ahead of 2021 polls and is further proof of Gandhis' confidence in him.
Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury tells ThePrint senior leaders such as Manish Tewari & Shashi Tharoor had ‘preoccupations’.
Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla told Parliamentary panel heads not to discuss sub-judice matters, but chairpersons say it will make the role of the panels ‘irrelevant’.
BJP MPs have complained to party chief JP Nadda that no DISHA meetings were held since 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Ruling TMC says BJP is trying to defame the Bengal govt.
At the Public Accounts Committee meeting, most members, including 12 from BJP, also opposed panel chairman & Congress MP Adhir Chowdhury’s suggestion to discuss Covid.
BJP senior leaders have criticised Congress for asking why PM Modi was silent. But the party will also look for political consensus for any response to the border clash.
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, the party’s leader in the Lok Sabha, also said that Rahul and Priyanka alone cannot be held responsible for the Congress’ woes.