Topic: Mallikarjuna Kharge
Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi, calling him the "leader of lies". The Congress leader accused the saffron party and its top leaders of resorting to lies to gain the sympathy of the people.
Mallikarjun Kharge takes over as Congress chief; 1st non-Gandhi after 24 years, third Dalit chief in 138 years
Veteran Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday formally took charge as the Congress president.
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-backed BJP government at the Union is not functioning as per the Constitution, said Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, who is contesting the election for the AICC president's post.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday said that Mallikarjun Kharge has the experience to strengthen the Congress and would emerge as a clear winner in the Congress presidential poll, while Shashi Tharoor belongs to the “elite class”.
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has entered the race for Congress president as the choice of the Gandhis.