Congress announces nationwide protests from November 5 to 15 against Centre’s policies – Hindustan Times
The Congress has determined to carry nationwide protests from November 5 to 15 in opposition to the Narendra Modi authorities’ insurance policies with particular give attention to financial disaster, unemployment, farm misery and the “antagonistic” impression of the proposed RCEP settlement.
Congress normal secretary organisation Ok C Venugopal mentioned in an announcement that the protests in opposition to the BJP Authorities’s “misrule” could be carried out in any respect state capitals and district headquarters.
The protests will culminate in a “large programme” within the nationwide capital within the final week of November, he mentioned, including that on the state degree, the PCC presidents, CLP leaders and senior AICC functionaries will present the management, whereas central leaders will take part within the protest in Delhi.
He mentioned the Congress will spotlight the problems of the “antagonistic impression of the Regional Complete Financial Partnership (RCEP), present financial disaster, mounting unemployment, spiralling value rise, collapse of banking system, heavy lack of jobs in private and non-private sectors and the omnipresent farm misery”.
“The Congress social gathering staff and its volunteers will elevate the voice of the individuals and attempt to make this insensitive central authorities accountable for the numerous miseries and sufferings that it’s inflicting,” Venugopal mentioned.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has additionally convened a gathering of AICC normal secretaries, state in-charges, heads of frontal organisations and departments on Saturday, November 2, 2019, for reviewing the preparations for this agitation.
The Congress has already determined to depute 31 senior social gathering leaders as observers to numerous states/UTs to observe this country-wide agitation programme.
Senior Congress leaders can even maintain press conferences in main cities and cities highlighting these points together with “collapse of banking system”.
“The social gathering sincerely appeals to all residents throughout the nation to return ahead and make this smug Authorities hearken to their voices,” he mentioned.
These a number of pressers throughout the nation have been lined up from November 1 to eight to spotlight the shortcomings of the federal government in dealing with the financial system and different points.
Senior Congress leaders will deal with press conferences in almost 35 cities.
Mallikarjun Kharge would maintain a presser in Jaipur, Jairam Ramesh in Delhi, A Ok Antony in Thiruvanathapuram, Ghulam Nabi Azad in Hyderabad, Ambika Soni in Jammu, Ajay Maken in Lucknow, and Abhishek Singhvi in Raipur.
Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot would deal with the media in Bangaluru, Manish Tewari in Chandigarh, Mukul Wasnik in Bhopal, Rajiv Shukla in Ranchi and Pawan Khera in Nagpur.
The Congress is looking for to drive residence the purpose that underneath the BJP, unemployment has touched a 45-year excessive, the financial system is on a downturn, the difficulty confronted by farmers and in opposition to the proposed Regional Complete Financial Partnership, social gathering leaders mentioned.
The Congress says the 16-country commerce pact will not be good for India and that it isn’t the fitting time to signal such an settlement that can permit straightforward Chinese language imports, as India’s financial system is already in a foul form. The RCEP bloc includes 10 ASEAN members (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, Laos and Vietnam) and their six FTA companions – India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand.