'We are expecting an official invite today. Probably it will be received by his (Chief Minister's) office,' said a senior DMK leader
On the cards is also a lunch or dinner to be hosted by Sonia Gandhi for opposition leaders
The committee approved by the party’s president Sonia Gandhi includes its state unit chief Ajay Kumar Lallu and former Union ministers.
This is Amarinder Singh's first meeting with Sonia Gandhi after the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as the Punjab Congress president, which the chief minister had initially opposed.
'Soniaji had invited me for a cup of tea. We discussed the political situation in the country. We also discussed the issue of opposition unity,' Mamata Banerjee said
Away from the treasury benches, when the BJP was in the opposition for a decade till 2014, it was responsible for obstructionism too.
While the Congress high command finalises a blueprint for ending the internal crisis in Rajasthan, sources say a second attempt at ironing out the mess in Chhattisgarh may be made next month.
Four working presidents of the Punjab Congress will also assume charge at the ceremony at the party's state headquarters here.
With his task in Punjab over, Harish Rawat can now get back to his home state where he has the difficult task of making his party battle-ready before the assembly polls due in February-March 2021.
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The meeting comes ahead of the party's Punjab unit revamp and amid reports that Navjot Singh Sidhu may get a key role in the organisation.
On Thursday, a meeting between interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and party veteran Kamal Nath once again spurred the speculation of an imminent revamp of the Congress party.
Amarinder Singh is learned to have reiterated his reservations over Navjot Singh Sidhu’s elevation in Punjab.
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The commonest but unproven theory doing the rounds is that Prashant Kishor is out to cement a Federal Front by stitching together an alliance of disparate opposition group.
Sources say interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi also joined the interaction with Prashant Kishore through video conference.
The buzz over Chowdhury’s imminent departure as leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha does trigger questions on whether the staunch Nehru-Gandhi loyalist has lost the confidence of his high command.
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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri with BJP MP Manoj Tiwari at a special COVID-19 vaccination drive for Chhath devotees at Burari in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Activists of Shiv Sena and Dogra Front shout slogans as they protest against PDP President Mehbooba Mufti, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Youth Congress workers scuffle with the Police during a protest march against the Union goverment, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Supporters of NCB Mumbai Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede protesting outside the NCB office in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
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