“They (opposition events) shouldn’t trouble about management now,” Moily mentioned.
“If they begin debating as to who ought to develop into its chief, which political occasion ought to lead, it won’t take off,” the previous Karnataka Chief Minister mentioned.
He welcomed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s assembly with the Congress chief Sonia Gandhi within the nationwide capital on Wednesday, and her feedback on the necessity for opposition events to work collectively.
On notion in some quarters that solely an anti-Modi sentiment is bringing opposition outfits collectively, Moily mentioned: “That alone shouldn’t be projected. Anti-individualism won’t take take any political entrance ahead.”
“That is what they (the then opposition events) used to do — anti-Indira Gandhi. That didn’t succeed,” he mentioned.
Moily mentioned the opposition agenda shouldn’t be primarily based on private points.
“It must be primarily based upon ideological points.”
He spoke out in opposition to adopting a coverage of “opposition-for-opposition-sake” and a “damaging strategy”.
“Opposition events ought to unite and are available to a primary understanding.It must be principled opposition.They need to draw up a standard minimal programme because of unity.In any other case, individuals won’t belief us,” Moily mentioned.
With no frequent minimal programme, an opposition entrance won’t take off, in response to him.
“The nationwide debate must be on sustenance of democracy, secularism, and taking the nation ahead and in addition in opposition to the ‘damaging agenda’ of the current authorities,” Moily mentioned.
He mentioned no occasion within the opposition entrance ought to oppose entry of any outfit wanting to return onboard.
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/information/politics-and-nation/anti-modi-agenda-alone-wont-sustain-opposition-front-says-congress-leader-m-veerappa-moily/articleshow/84857918.cms | Anti-Modi agenda alone will not maintain opposition entrance, says Congress chief M Veerappa Moily