New Delhi: The Congress Working Committee met on Wednesday and after deliberations for greater than two hours, the interim get together president Sonia Gandhi demanded that Dwelling Minister Amit Shah ought to resign following his “colossal failure” in controlling violence in north-east Delhi.
“After reviewing the situation, the CWC is of the firm opinion that what has happened in Delhi is a colossal failure of duty for which the entire responsibility must be borne by the Central government, particularly the Home Minister, and calls upon the Home Minister to tender his resignation immediately”
The Congress mentioned the Delhi Chief Minister can be answerable for the scenario.
“The Chief Minister and the Delhi Authorities are equally answerable for not activating the administration to achieve out to the folks to keep up peace and concord.
“It’s the collective failure of the 2 governments that has resulted in an important tragedy within the capital metropolis which threatens to develop into worse by the day,” mentioned the CWC assertion learn out by Sonia Gandhi.
“The tragic events since last Sunday have a history, design and pattern. It was evident even during the Delhi elections. Several leaders of the BJP made inflammatory statements clearly intended to create an atmosphere of fear and hate. The last of these statements were made on Sunday, when a BJP leader gave an ultimatum of three days to the Delhi Police,” mentioned the CWC assertion.
The Congress mentioned it’s gravely involved over the unprecedented persevering with violence and lack of lives in Delhi, and the deteriorating scenario within the nationwide capital.
Sonia Gandhi mentioned that since 2014 no all-party assembly has been known as, which is “shocking”.
Violence continues unabated on the streets of north-east Delhi.
“The CWC offers its sincere condolences to the families of those who have lost their lives and earnestly wishes that the injured persons will recover swiftly and be restored to good health”, mentioned the CWC.