- CLP leaders will write to their respective CMs in state the place Congress is just not in energy
- Congress will elevate the problem until the winter session of Parliament to tackle the govt.
- C’garh CM wrote to PM requesting to offer ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakhs every to COVID victims’ households
The Congress occasion will maintain its Parliamentary technique group assembly right this moment on the residence of occasion’s interim president Sonia Gandhi to debate the problems that might be raised within the winter session of the Parliament starting November 29.
“We’ll elevate the problem of inflation within the upcoming session of Parliament. Congress Parliamentary Technique Group will meet in New Delhi on November 25 to finalize the technique for the upcoming Parliament session,” Congress basic secretary KC Venugopal had informed information company ANI.
To tackle BJP-led Central authorities, Congress can also be planning to strongly elevate problems with ‘COVID mismanagement’ in public boards and within the upcoming winter session of Parliament. As per occasion sources, Chief Ministers of Congress-ruled states will write to the Centre searching for compensation to COVID victims.
“Together with that, Congress Legislative Celebration (CLP) leaders of each state can even write to their respective Chief Ministers within the state the place Congress is just not in energy,” they mentioned.
Celebration chief and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi began the “COVID Nyay marketing campaign” by posting a video on his social media account and demanded the Authorities of India to offer appropriate figures of the COVID-related deaths within the nation and pay a compensation of Rs 4 lakh every to households of those that misplaced their lives because of the an infection.
“The Congress occasion has two demands- Appropriate figures of COVID lifeless must be given, and Rs 4 lakh compensation must be given to the households who’ve misplaced their family members to COVID,” Rahul Gandhi tweeted in Hindi.
“In case you are in energy, you’ll have to drive away from the sufferings of the individuals. Due compensation must be offered to the individuals,” the previous Congress president’s tweet additional learn.
The Waynad MP additionally took a jibe on the “Gujarat Mannequin” of growth by sharing a video on Twitter claiming that households that the Congress spoke to in Gujarat mentioned that in COVID they weren’t capable of finding hospital beds, oxygen and ventilators.
Within the video, he alleged that over 3 lakh individuals have succumbed to the COVID-19 in Gujarat, whereas the official information have said solely 10,000 COVID-related deaths.Together with that video, Congress additionally trended the hashtag “4Lakhdenehongey” on Twitter.
“Congress will elevate the problem from now onwards until the winter session of the Parliament to tackle the federal government. Rahul Gandhi will share extra movies on social media. A day earlier than the graduation of winter session Rahul Gandhi will do a press convention on the problem,” mentioned a prime Congress supply.
In the meantime, on this collection, Maharashtra Congress Legislature Celebration has written to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and mentioned that Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Authority (NDMA) norms require ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakhs every must be given to households of COVID victims.
“Within the letter, Congress requested Chief Minister Thackeray to commit Rs 1 lakh per deceased, in order to power the Centre to present its share of Rs 3 lakhs per deceased,” the supply mentioned.
Chattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel additionally wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting to offer an ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakhs every to households of COVID victims.
Within the letter, the Chattisgarh authorities mentioned it’s dedicated to giving its share of the ex-gratia of Rs 1 lakh per deceased as per State Catastrophe Response Fund (SDRF) norms, and demanded the Centre present its share of financial compensation.
“Different Chief Ministers in Congress guidelines states will observe the suite,” added the sources.
Earlier occasion’s Basic Secretary KC Venugopal had mentioned, “It is surprising that authorities statics concerning the dying of individuals as a result of COVID have a number of discrepancies. We’re speaking to our state governments. Each state govt can present Rs 1 lakh however the Central authorities ought to give Rs 3 lakhs every to households of COVID victims.”
(With ANI inputs)