GUWAHATI: Regardless of the ballot debacle, AICC common secretary in command of Assam, Jitendra Singh, thanked the folks of Assam for reposing their religion within the ideology of the INC and serving to the occasion emerge as a robust opposition with Mahajot getting 50 seats within the 126-member home.
By way of vote-share, he stated the hole between the 2 alliances just isn’t very large. Although the Congress alliance misplaced the second successive meeting polls, Singh stated Congress improved their place within the meeting. “By way of seats, the tally of the Congress went up by three seats (from 26 in 2016 to 29 now). We misplaced seven seats by a margin of lower than 5,000 votes. The AIUDF, BPF and the Left events stay our valued allies and we are going to proceed to struggle for the welfare of the folks,” Singh stated in a information convention right here on Monday.
The Grand Outdated Occasion will quickly analyse the election outcomes with a view to doing higher in future elections. However the occasion in-charge noticed that the Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) and the Raijor Dal additionally helped the BJP consolidate its place in Higher Assam, which was on the vortex of the anti-CAA protests.
“The AJP and Raijor Dal have to do some soul-searching on how they ended up serving to the very forces that they have been searching for to oppose,” Singh added and blamed the 2 new regional events for ruining the prospects of the Congress in at the least 10 seats. If not for them the occasion might have bagged 64 seats.
Whereas Congratulating incumbent chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal for the victory, Singh hoped that the BJP would fulfil its electoral promises- “extra so the promise to supply jobs and employment alternatives.”
“We additionally hope that the monetary help schemes of the federal government would proceed. We sincerely hope that the BJP authorities would proceed to supply monetary help to the tea backyard staff after the elections,” he added, urging the federal government to extend their wages in order that they’ll dwell a lifetime of dignity.
Among the many 5 ensures the Congress had promised to the folks if it gained was Rs 365 each day wage for tea backyard staff. However the tea backyard voters bestowed their religion within the saffron alliance, appreciating the welfare measures within the first tenure.
The occasion promised that it’s going to additionally help the federal government positively in mitigating the corona disaster. “Many individuals of Assam residing outdoors the state have been victims of the pandemic and plenty of extra are troubled and want pressing assist.The federal government of Assam ought to have a database of these folks residing outdoors of Assam in numerous states who’re affected by the virus and prolong all assist they’ll from right here,” learn a Congress assertion.