Congress calls for ‘second freedom struggle’ against Modi govt


Maharashtra:The Congress Working Committee (CWC) Tuesday called for a “second freedom struggle” against the Modi government to combat the ideology of “hate and violence”, saying the same reason had led to the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.Holding its meeting at Mahadev Bhavan, Sevagram Ashram,in Wardha district of Maharashtra on the 149th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the CWC also condemned the use of force against protesting farmers on their way to the national capital.Addressing a press conference, party spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said the CWC has passed two resolutions recalling the contribution of Mahatma Gandhi to the “Indian thought process, its soul and body”