New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly Narasingha Mishra on Thursday met and a held discussion with AICC Vice-president Rahul Gandhi at the latter’s official residence in New Delhi.
Amid speculations about a change of guard in the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee, when questioned by mediapersons about the meeting, Mishra said discussions were held about political developments in the State and at the Centre but can’t disclose the internal matters of the party..
When asked about the State Government’s formulation of a new policy for tribals’ development, he said the BJD Government is actually trying to kill the tribals. The problem is that there are two different Governments at the Centre and in the State, which are competing in telling lies.
He also lashed out at the Central Government for abolishing a number of schemes like BRGF for welfare of the backward districts.