Panaji: Congress veteran P Chidambaram on Thursday expressed self assurance that his birthday celebration will win the Goa Meeting elections due subsequent yr and in addition the following Lok Sabha polls in 2024. Chidambaram, who’s the AICC Goa ballot in-charge, was once addressing birthday celebration staff after inaugurating the state election marketing campaign administrative center in Panaji. Let me say something from historical past…whoever wins Goa wins Delhi. In 2007 we gained Goa…in 2009 we gained Delhi. In 2012, we sadly misplaced Goa, in 2014 we misplaced Delhi. In 2017, you (relating to birthday celebration staff) gained Goa, however our politicians misplaced Goa, he stated, whilst noting that the Congress was once defeated within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The previous Union minister stated this time, his birthday celebration is transferring ahead with braveness and self assurance and “will win Goa in 2022 and Delhi in 2024”.
Within the 2017 Goa Meeting polls, the Congress emerged as the only biggest birthday celebration via profitable 17 seats within the 40-member Space. However, the BJP at the moment cast an alliance with some regional outfits and unbiased legislators to shape govt. The Congress recently has handiest 4 legislators within the state.
Chidambaram stated, “The historical past is ours…we’re starting these days on an auspicious day and our administrative center has been inaugurated via a precious statesman and previous leader minister Pratapsingh Rane.” Addressing the Congress staff, he stated they must take into accout the “golden years” when Goa moved ahead, advanced and evolved within the fields like industries, colleges, schools and roads. “We can deliver again that golden age of Goa, starting 2022. I want you move ahead with braveness and self assurance, he stated to the Congress staff.
Chidambaram additionally stated Goa is probably not colonised via “some political birthday celebration”. “Goa can not turn into a political colony of any invader. Goa can be ruled via Goans. Goa is of Goans, via Goans and for Goans. Goa can be dominated via Goans, he stated, with out naming any political outfit. Particularly, former Goa leader minister Luizinho Faleiro give up the Congress ultimate month and joined the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress. Chidambaram stated the Congress has introduced ahead of the state the faces of its leaders. And within the days forward, the birthday celebration will get a hold of extra younger leaders, together with from amongst girls, Agenda Tribes, fishermen group and Dalits, to control Goa, he stated.
Chidambaram additionally stated he’s going to be guiding the birthday celebration staff on tips on how to convert election places of work into “colourful election places of work”. Each and every block committee could have an administrative center and each and every block committee administrative center will serve as because the block election marketing campaign administrative center, he stated. He additionally stated that that they had spent sufficient time on making plans and discussions and now could be the time to move out within the box and get started the paintings. Between now and 100 days from now, there can be elections. I have no idea the date of elections, however let me rely a 100 days from these days. On a regular basis we should transfer ahead, win extra hearts and minds, he stated. The Congress must win extra votes and ship a reputable message to the entire of Goa and the rustic that the coastal state will see the Congress govt in 2022, he stated.