Election 2019 LIVE Updates: After Lalu Prasad Yadav, DMK's MK Stalin urges Rahul Gandhi to stay on as Congress chief
Tuesday, 28 May 2019 Election 2019 LIVE Updates: MK Stalin, DMK chief and a key UPA ally, dialed up Rahul Gandhi, urging him not to resign as Congress chief. He had earlier too backed Gandhi at a time when speculations were rife that the combined Opposition may not be able to come to a consensus on a prime ministerial face. Stalin was the first person in the UPA camp who proposed the name of Rahul as the prime ministerial candidate.
Congress Delhi chief Sheila Dikshit responded on Rahul Gandhi quitting as Congress president. Former Delhi Chief Minister Dikshit said she won't let Rahul quit. "We won't accept his resignation, won't let him quit," Sheila said.
Congress' Rahul Gandhi leads a 'padyatra' on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary 'Gandhi Sandesh Yatra' began from Delhi Congress Office and culminated at Rajghat A truck with a big spinning wheel..
Addressing an election rally, chief minister Khattar recalled: "After losing the Lok Sabha elections, Rahul Gandhi resigned as the Congress president and started... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Zee News •Mid-Day