Kolkata: Congress leader Abdul Mannan again hits out at the state leadership saying that to revive the position of the party in West Bengal, change in the state leadership is utmost necessity. He alleged that the Present President of West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee is responsible for the poll debacle of the congress in the recently concluded Municipal Elections. He has also said that the central leadership of the party also needs to the strict.
In 2014, Adhir Chowdhury was made the President of the Pradesh Congress replacing Pradip Bhattacharya. The party became divided following the decision. Many TMC leaders shifted to TMC protesting against Adhir although Abdul Mannan has said that he continue to work for the sake of the party.
He demanded that a new President of Pradesh Congress needs to be brought in to save the Party from facing poll debacle in the upcoming Legislative assembly elections in 2016.