Sonia Gandhi asks PM Modi to give 21 days' wages in advance to MGNREGA workers
In her letter to the prime minister, Gandhi said a large number of rural poor are without work and around 8 crore MGNREGA workers are devoid of an alternative source of income due to the countrywide lockdown, thus, they should be paid money in advance to tide over the current crisis.
Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi, voices support to coronavirus lockdown
Congress president Sonia Gandhi wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
Covid-19 challenge: Sonia Gandhi distances from naysayers, extends support to PM Modi
"It has imperiled lives and put at risk the lives and l...
Coronavirus: Sonia Gandhi urges PM, Cong CMs to take measures for wage support to construction workers
In a letter to the prime minister, Gandhi said over 44 million construction workers are now faced with a "precarious" future as many of them are stranded in cities and are deprived of livelihood due to the lockdown.
Roll out wage support plan for construction workers: Sonia Gandhi writes to PM
Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi has demanded unveiling of a welfare plan by the Centre for the unorganised sector, especially constructi...
Sonia's proposal to PM for migrant workers
Congress president Sonia Gandhi made two suggestions to the PM; "A one-time state transport services be made available to those who are walking to their villages. Secondly, the district collectors extend all possible help to those who can't afford to stay in guest houses and lodges"
Coronavirus: Sonia Gandhi urges people not to panic, pitches for relief package
Congress President Sonia Gandhi urged people on Saturday not to panic in view of the coronavirus outbreak and said the country will not bow down to this painful crisis.
Punjab to distribute 10 lakh packets to labourers
The Chief Minister also ordered these packets to be made available at the offices of the Deputy Commissioners to support any such persons who do not get covered in the door-to-door distribution and may call the helpline numbers for food.The packets would be distributed in the slums and other pockets where such daily wagers and labourers live.
Provide emergency wages to unorganised workers: Sonia to PM
In a letter sent to the PM on Tuesday, Gandhi suggested that the large unspent part of the ₹49,688 crore cess collected by the welfare boards, constituted under The Building and Other Construction Workers Act, be used for the relief measures.
Congress's youth wing chief thanks Sonia Gandhi for expelling Jyotiraditya Scindia
Indian Youth Congress (IYC) chief Srinivas B V thanked Congress president Sonia Gandhiji for taking the strong steps to expel Madhya Pradesh Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia leader who was promoting anti-party activities and factionalism.
Congress fact-finding committee submits report to Sonia Gandhi
A fact-finding committee of the Congress on Monday submitted a report on the Delhi violence to party president Sonia Gandhi. The report, the sources said, noted that inflammatory speeches made by some BJP leaders in the presence of police officers led to the clashes. They also pointed to the utter failure of Delhi police in controlling the riots.
Not interested in Congress chief job, Rahul 'has it in him' to lead it: Amarinder Singh
Speaking at a conclave to mark the third anniversary of his government, the chief minister said the choice of the next leadership rested with the Congress Working Committee and everyone wanted the 130-year-old party to revive and regain its lost glory and ground. "Rahul Gandhi definitely has it in him to steer the party as its leader," said Amarinder.
Amit Shah calls Delhi riots a conspiracy, blames Sonia Gandhi for 'hate speech'
Vowing not to spare anyone involved in the Delhi violence irrespective of their religion, caste or party affiliation, Home Minister Amit Sha...
Sonia Gandhi best as chief now: Manish Tewari
When asked about the talks of Rahul Gandhi’s return to lead the party, Tewari said “why keep second-guessing” on it, as Rahul Gandhi was the one who insisted on quitting as party chief.
Nepotism practices of Sonia, Kamal Nath behind Congress’ failure: Narottam Mishra
BJP Leader Narottam Mishra targeting Sonia Gandhi and Kamal Nath, said that in order to practice nepotism, the president of Congress drowned...
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