Youth Congress leaders heap praises on Shashi Tharoor

Kochi: Youth leaders of Congress showered praise on MP Shashi Tharoor who is the eye of the storm of the latest controversy in the party in Kerala.

Speaking at the Professional Congress’ state conclave here, MP Hibi Eden, MLA Mathew Kuzhalnadan, Youth Congress state vice-president KS Sabarinathan publicly praised the Thiruvananthapuram MP despite the state leadership explicitly marking displeasure with the moves of the former union minister.

Tharoor has been attending several events in the state recently, sending a message that he may be a potential challenge to the existing party leadership.

Also Read

Shashi Tharoor visits Panakkad; Congress ...

`Malabar tour' controversy unnecessary; ...

Won't allow any kind of sectarianism in ...

What happened to Messi will repeat if you ...

Kuzhalnadan, using football analogy, said only ‘forward players’ who score will be remembered. Tharoor had earlier said that he was not here to “sit on the bench.”

Sabarinathan said the party would benefit if no one was made to sit on the bench.

Hibi said Congress should utilise the capabilities of Tharoor.

Add Comment
Related Topics

Get daily updates from

Disclaimer: Kindly avoid objectionable, derogatory, unlawful and lewd comments, while responding to reports. Such comments are punishable under cyber laws. Please keep away from personal attacks. The opinions expressed here are the personal opinions of readers and not that of Mathrubhumi.