Maharashtra PWD Minister Ashok Chavan on Thursday addressed the press and spoke about Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge's visit to Mumbai and the Common Minimum Program of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
Informing the media Kharge's visit to Mumbai was to take a general review, Chavan said, "After Maha Vikas Aghadi formation, Kharge is in Mumbai to take a general review. They have issued guidelines about how the party should be in the alliance. Our party's role should be respected and the Common Minimum Program from Congress should be followed. Congress should be revived with full force."
During his address to the press, Chavan also spoke about the Congress party's stand on NRC and Citizenship Amendment Act. "As decided by the Congress working committee, we'are opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC. Our opposition will be observed in Maharashtra too."
Adding further about the party's stand on National Population Register Chavan said, "As far as NPR is concerned, the decision will be taken as decided by Congress working committee."
All India Congress Committee's Secretary-General Mallikarjunji Kharge on Thursday chaired a meeting of the top leaders of the State. The meeting was called to discuss political issues, social issues, and organizational building.
The official Twitter handle of INC Maharashtra also informed about the meeting on its official Twitter handle.
INC Maharashtra's tweet roughly reads as, " Meeting of the office bearers of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee at Tilak Bhavan, Dadar. In the presence of Mallikarjun Kharge and the State President and the Minister of Revenue. Started under Balasaheb Thorat."
टिळक भवन, दादर येथे महाराष्ट्र प्रदेश कॉंग्रेस कमिटीच्या पदाधिकाऱ्यांची बैठक अखिल भारतीय काँग्रेस कमिटीचे सरचिटणीस व महाराष्ट्राचे प्रभारी मा. मल्लिकार्जुन खर्गे यांच्या उपस्थितीत व प्रदेशाध्यक्ष तथा महसूलमंत्री ना. बाळासाहेब थोरात यांच्या अध्यक्षतेखाली सुरु. pic.twitter.com/7TWBh2upHe— Maharashtra Congress (@INCMaharashtra) January 23, 2020