Congress started its ‘Jan Ghoshna Patra’ campaign, under which a tollfree number has been launched with the objective of receiving suggestiAdd Newons from the public for its election manifesto in Rajasthan on Friday .
Senior Congress leader and president of the manifesto committee Harish Choudhary said that this initiative has been taken up to increase the public participation in the preparation of the manifesto.
“People can now give a call to the tollfree number 9911448200 and communicate to us their suggestions about various issues that they feel should be included in the Congress election manifesto. They can also send their suggestions as SMS, WhatsApp messages or videos to the number,” said Choudhary.
Congress leaders said the first list of candidates is likely to be announced after Diwali. “The first list of our candidates is likely to be announced after Diwali and the final decision will be taken with the approval of Congress president Rahul Gandhi,” said state Congress president Sachin Pilot.
Pilot launched the ‘Jan Ghoshna Patra’ campaign by dialling the tollfree number and giving the suggestion that issues pertaining to create jobs for youths and resolving farmers’ grievances should be included in the manifesto. The party also launched another campaign titled ‘Rajasthan Ka Report Card’ wherein in each BJP represented Assembly constituency, it will bring out the ‘actual’ performance of the BJP MLAs.