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Shashi Tharoor Vs Ashok Gehlot : Tharoor Vs Gehlot, ‘kisme kitna hai dum’ in Congress seat fight? – Sashi Tharoor and Ashok Gehlot contest for congress president election

Congress President Election: Chance of fight between Ashok Gehlot (Ashok Gehlot) and Shashi Tharoor (Shashi Tharoor) in the Congress President election. Ashok Gehlot is known to be close to the Gandhi family. On the other hand, the angry G-23 group leader Shashi Tharoor. Gehlot has been involved in politics for over four decades. He held many important responsibilities. There is no particular controversy about this veteran leader.

Tharoor vs Gehlot, ‘kisme kitna hai dum’ in Congress seat fight? (file image)

Highlights

  • Gehlot Vs Tharoor in Congress President race
  • Gehlot is known to be close to the Gandhi family
  • There is no particular controversy about this veteran leader
Congress is contesting the presidential election. Ashok Gehlot informed. On the other hand, Sonia Gandhi has also given clearance to Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor to contest the polls. The way things are going, the race for the Congress seat is now Shashi vs Gehlot. Who will hand the baton of the country’s Grand Old Party? The 70-year-old Gehlot, who is known to be close to Gandhi within the party, or the angry G-23 group leader Shashi Tharoor? The nomination phase for the election of the Congress president is starting from September 24. Vote on October 17. Who will eventually sit in Sonia Gandhi’s chair will come before Diwali. A section of political observers, however, is keeping Gehlot ahead.
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A confidant of the Gandhi family
Ashok Gehlot is known as a special trusted leader of the Nehru-Gandhi family for a long time. The Chief Minister of Rajasthan has been seen raising the tone for the Gandhi family without question on several issues. Sonia chose Gehlot as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan despite the opposition of Sachin Pilot, who is known to be close to Rahul Gandhi. On the other hand, Shashi Tharoor is one of the members of G-23 group of the party. Even after announcing the election day in the Congress, he publicly demanded transparent elections. According to a section of political analysts, the Gandhi family wants to keep the leadership of the party in their own hands by putting Gehlot on the seat. From that point of view, Gehlot has the upper hand.
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Who is heavier in experience?
Ashok Gehlot is one of the senior Congress leaders. He handled several important responsibilities in his political career of nearly four decades. In the seventies, Indira Gandhi made Gehlot a minister. He has handled important responsibilities of AICC. Gehlot has now been appointed Congress observer in Gujarat by Sonia Gandhi. On the other hand, Shashi Tharoor joined Congress in 2009.

Administrative experience
Shashi Tharoor became the Minister of State for External Affairs after winning the election from Thiruvananthapuram in 2009. Later he was the Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development. Before joining politics, Shashi Tharoor worked in various positions at the United Nations for nearly three decades. He has more than twenty books. On the other hand, Ashok Gehlot became the chief minister of Rajasthan three times. He was the Union Minister during Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi era.
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Shashi in debate

Shashi Tharoor’s name has been involved in controversies several times in his political career. His name is involved in the IPL controversy. The MP from Thiruvananthapuram also got involved in the controversy over the death of his wife Sundana Pushkar. Later he also got a clean chit in that debate. On the other hand, Ashok Gehlot’s long political career is not so controversial.

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