Hyderabad: Virudhunagar MP and AICC Telangana in-charge Manickam Tagore said that his mission is to bring Congress to power in Telangana as it has some of the best leaders in the State and all the State unit has to do is to take a stand and fight for it.
Speaking to the media informally at the end of his maiden three-day visit to State after taking over the charge from RC Khuntia, the Tamil Nadu Congress leader said that the wish will be completed only if the entire TPCC works as a team. ” I don’t think that it is an insurmountable task, as people in a political set up might have personal opinions but there is only onestand, the stand of the Congress party,” he observed.
He further said that there must be cohesion among the party leaders to keep the party united .
“While the ruling TRS is going to elections with its coffers full, Congress is getting ready based on the confidence of the voters in Congress,” he said. He said that the Congress party is now accommodating youth in a big way in party positions.
Recalling the arrest of Congress leaders on Monday , hesaid that many of the Governors in the country tested positive , but he never saw a Governor who refuses to meet a delegation fearing Covid-19.
Avoiding a question on leadership change in TPCC, he said that the party high command will take a decision on it. ” I took over charge a few days ago. I will have to meet all the party workers right from the grassroots level.” he said. He then said that people of both Telangana and Tamil Nadu are basically very emotional and the politics are no different. He recalled that there are a lot many Telugu speaking people in his constituency.