Protest rally by district convention committee
Port Balir, 21st July: As part of the national unrest, the South Andaman District Congress Committee under the leadership of ANTCC Chairman Mr. RangalalHalder organized a rally of protest to condemn the Enforcement Branch’s decision to summon the Congress leader. Sonia Gandhi for questioning in the National Herald case. The rally started from Gandhi Bhawan to the Gandhi Statue and returned to Gandhi Bhawan.
Led by DCC chairman, MVK Abdul Aziz, party leaders and workers holding placards against the Center, shouted slogans urging the ED not to work under political pressure from the BJP.
Speaking at the protest, Aziz alleged that the Modi government, by summoning AICC chairperson Sonia Gandhi, was trying to divert people’s attention against the bad governance of the BJP government. He alleged that the BJP-led central government, purely for its political vendetta, is harassing his party leaders.
AICC Member Ms. Shanta Laxman Singh, Former ANTCC Vice President Mr. Hamid Ali, Senior Chief Mr. Sanjay Chowdhary, ANTCC Spokesperson MA Tamilselvan, Ms. Marshala Dung Dung, Chief Seva Organizer Dal MT Wajith, Minority Department Chairman, Mr. John Robert, OBC Department Chairman, Mr. RK Raj, Mahila Congress South Andaman Coordinator, Ms. Zubaida Begum, Principal Chief, Mr. Mohd. Jawed, PBMC Smt. Mangayakarasai and were among the leaders who participated in the unrest.