New Delhi/Raipur: Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel will reach Delhi on Friday and is likely to meet with the party leadership amid the ongoing tussle in the Chhattisgarh unit of the Congress. Congress’s Chhattisgarh in-charge PL Punia said that the Chief Minister will be in Delhi on Friday, although the MLAs have not been called to Delhi and the reports related to it are baseless. At the same time, State Congress President Mohan Markam has also issued a video message saying that the high command has not called any Congress MLA to Delhi. He said that the MLAs should follow the instructions of the high command and be in discipline.
‘Some MLAs may reach Delhi by Friday morning’
Meanwhile, sources said that many MLAs, who are said to be supporters of Baghel, have reached Delhi on Thursday night and some MLAs may reach Delhi on Friday morning. Sources say that Baghel will meet Congress organization general secretary KC Venugopal and may also meet party president Sonia Gandhi or former president Rahul Gandhi. In view of the ongoing confrontation between Chief Minister Baghel and Health Minister TS Singhdeo, there is a heated discussion about the arrival of MLAs to Delhi that the Chief Minister is trying to show strength before the Congress high command, although Baghel’s close friends denied this. Is.
Baghel’s close friends said, there is no such thing as a show of strength
Those close to Baghel say that the Chief Minister has full faith in Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and there is no such thing as a show of strength. Baghel’s supporter MLA Devendra Yadav said, “We are serving the people of Chhattisgarh under the leadership of Chief Minister Baghel. We will talk to the high command. All MLAs are united. On the other hand, Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee President Mohan Markam said, “The high command has not invited any Congress MLA to Delhi. In-charge PL Punia has said that no MLA was called to Delhi. Follow the instructions of the MLA high command and be in discipline.
Baghel and Singh Deo met Rahul Gandhi
Recently, Baghel and Health Minister TS Singh Deo met Rahul Gandhi. On his return to Raipur on Wednesday after meeting former Congress President Rahul Gandhi and some other senior leaders, Baghel had said that he had taken over the post on the orders of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and would resign immediately at their behest. . At the same time, he had also said that people who are chanting the slogan of sharing the post of Chief Minister for two-and-a-half years are trying to bring political instability in the state, in which they will never succeed.
The relationship between Baghel and Singh Dev was never smooth
Let us inform that since the formation of the Congress government in Chhattisgarh in December, 2018, the relationship between Chief Minister Baghel and Health Minister Singh Deo has not been smooth. Supporters of Singh Deo say that for two-and-a-half years, there was an agreement on the Chief Minister and now Singh Deo should be made the Chief Minister. Recently, the differences between the Baghel faction and the Singhdeo faction escalated when Congress MLA Brihaspati Singh accused Health Minister TS Singhdeo of wanting to become the Chief Minister by getting him killed. Brihaspati Singh is considered close to Chief Minister Baghel.