Ahmedabad: The Congress is brainstorming its strategy to retain the crown at the Centre during the ‘Chintan Shivir’ in Jaipur, whereas the party’s Gujarat unit has started blame game for the grand old party’s poor showing in the recently held state assembly polls.

Even the Gujarat Congress is yet to overcome the party’s debacle in the assembly polls, the state leaders have started to indulge in the political bickering holding each other responsible for the defeat.

Congress high command is thinking to appoint Shankar Singh Vaghela as Leader of Opposition but some party leaders are blaming him for the defeat in the assembly elections.

“Some Congress candidates didn’t utilize the fund allocated by the party for the election expenditure and kept some money with them. They had not spent the full amount for election purpose”, party leaders said.  

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