Fresh Delhi, July 20: The Congress will retain protests across the nation in opposition to the questioning of its chief Sonia Gandhi by the Enforcement Directorate on Thursday, the opposition birthday party mentioned whereas slamming the company’s action in opposition to its high management as “political vendetta”.
The Congress president is determined to appear sooner than the ED on Thursday in a money laundering case connected to the National Herald-AJL case and high Congress leaders will converge at the AICC headquarters for the protests.
Identical protests were held when her son and mature birthday party president Rahul Gandhi modified into as soon as quizzed by the company in June within the case. PTI sources mentioned birthday party leaders alongside with MPs will march in direction of the Enforcement Directorate space of labor and the Delhi Congress will stage a declare march out of doorways Raj Bhawan here.
A gathering of senior birthday party leaders modified into as soon as held at the region of Mallikarjun Kharge to chalk out the birthday party’s technique for going thru the “misuse” of the ED in opposition to birthday party chief Sonia Gandhi by the Modi authorities, they mentioned.
”’Your total Congress household is standing firmly with its President Sonia Gandhi and the next day to come a declare in opposition to the dictatorial rule of BJP will most certainly be lodged in all the nation,” the birthday party mentioned on its Twitter tackle.
Congress leaders and workers could also be staging such protests out of doorways offices of the Enforcement Directorate in diverse tell capitals, they mentioned.
In the national capital, sources mentioned, the Congress could perhaps also stage a declare alongside with leaders of alternative opposition parties inner the Parliament complicated. Congress participants in every homes could perhaps also declare inner every homes of Parliament.
Congress same old secretary Jairam Ramesh mentioned all the Congress birthday party will lisp across the nation in “a most telling manner” in opposition to what he described as political vendetta. “The following day because the political vendetta unleashed by the Modi-Shah duo in opposition to our high management continues, all the Congress birthday party across the nation will lisp its collective team spirit with Smt. Sonia Gandhi in a most telling manner,” Ramesh mentioned on Twitter.
Congress leaders and workers, alongside with birthday party MPs, had protested and courted arrest when Rahul Gandhi looked sooner than the ED within the identical case and modified into as soon as questioned for quite loads of days.
Another Congress leaders alongside with Mallikarjun Kharge own also looked sooner than the probe company earlier, within the identical case.
Congress leader Pawan Khera alleged that the Modi authorities modified into as soon as misusing probe agencies for political functions and had “created a tradition of targeting our high management”. “We are going to oppose the least bit ranges, inner and exterior Parliament in inequity extra or less ‘vendetta politics’ unleashed by the Modi-Shah duo. Protests in inequity extra or less dirty politics will most certainly be performed all around the build the nation,” mentioned Khera.
The police own already assign up barricades spherical the Congress space of labor on Akbar Avenue expecting a repeat of the protests.
The closing time when Rahul Gandhi modified into as soon as questioned, the police had made clarify preparations. A magnificent selection of birthday party leaders were detained and taken to a ways-off areas and were launched easiest within the tiring of evening.
Congress MPs had raised solid objections and complained to the President moreover the Vice President and Lok Sabha Speaker in opposition to the police’s alleged “high-handedness”.