With very few stated under its ruling, the main opposition Congress has been waging a relentless fight against the Modi-led BJP. Madya Pradesh is one of the states where the Congress-led government has been going through a rough patch from the past few days. The death of two sitting MLAs wit further lead to the instability of the government gave a good chance to the main opposition BJP with took no qualms to take the cue of the situations.
While elections for three Rajya Sabha seats was scheduled to take place on March 26th, poaching is on full swing. The situations took a swift turn with 10 MLAs of the ruling Congress abruptly leaving the state. With the rumours over the Congress resorting to reverse poaching, state politics heated up forcing the Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi entering into the scene.
In a fresh revelation, Chief Minister Kamal Nath meeting Sonia Gandhi on Monday in New Delhi. With the news that cabinet expansion is right around the corner, the meeting took significance. Sources revealed that the two leaders discussed the political uncertainty in the state and the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections. Kamal Nath was said to elaborate the situations prevailed and has sought Sonia’s guidance. Talking to the media, Kamal Nath stated that he would stick to the supremo’s instructions come what may.
This meeting was planned on an abrupt note after CM Kamal Nath met with MLA Bisahulal Sahu who came back to Bhopal after going missing for six days. Sania meeting with the CM during the crisis has no doubt boosted the morale of the Congress cadre in Madya Pradesh.