Consultations with senior leaders have begun and celebration staff who actively participated in aid work in the course of the pandemic will probably be included within the new group, stated Delhi Congress president Anil Kumar.
“We have been doing extensive relief work in Delhi to help people during the pandemic for last five months. This was enough time to find out which party leaders were active and committed to execution of party programmes and campaigns,” he stated.
Senior Delhi Congress leaders stated Kumar has began consulting them and people within the All India Congress Committee for restructuring the unit.
“The party will start restructuring the Pradesh Congress Committee that is almost non-existent for 6-7 years. It will be followed by reorganisation at block and district levels,” stated a senior Delhi Congress chief.
Kumar was appointed Delhi Congress president in March. His predecessor Subash Chopra stop in February after the celebration did not win even one seat within the 2020 Delhi Assembly election.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi additionally named 5 vice-presidents of Delhi Congress – Abhishek Dutt, Mudit Agarwal, Jaikishan, Ali Hassan and Shivani Chopra – to work with Kumar.
Kumar stated celebration leaders who’ve been energetic regardless of hostile conditions and those that present willingness to work as a group will discover place within the organisation.
“The posts will be filled with those who show drive and commitment. Those who have not been active will have to go since we need an organisation in coming days that can effectively challenge AAP and BJP in Delhi,” he stated.
Congress dominated for 15 years in Delhi underneath the Chief Ministership of Sheila Dikshit, until 2013. The political fortunes of the celebration plummeted with the rise of AAP, and it did not even open its account in successive meeting polls in 2015 and 2020.
The reorganisation of the Delhi unit can even embody adjustments at block and district ranges, Congress leaders stated.
The block-level adjustments have been final made in 2018 with the appointment of recent presidents at 280 models by then Delhi Congress president Ajay Maken. The block committees have been dissolved by then Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit, after Lok Sabha debacle of the celebration in 2019.
Delhi Congress leaders stated adjustments in district and block models are lengthy overdue.
“There are 4-5 district units where current presidents are totally inactive. Also, at least 50 block units do not have presidents as the incumbents passed away or left the party,” they stated.
The Delhi Congress president stated the reorganisation slowed down as a result of pandemic however will choose up tempo with enchancment within the COVID-19 state of affairs.