Rajendra Prasad was appointed in his place. Till date, he is the only Keralite to have held the position. In 1967, following a poor performance in the general election, Indira Gandhi started moving towards the political left. The Left Front withdrew its support of the government over disagreements about the U. With the tragedy of the 1919 and the riots in Punjab, Indian anger and passions were palpable and radical. With the help of the moderate group led by Ghokhale, Gandhi became president of Congress. It was the nucleus of a future parliament for our country, and will lead to good of inconceivable magnitude for our countrymen.
He invited the convention of the Indian National Union, an organization he had already formed in 1884, to Bombay in December 1885. Working Committee of the Congress. Search for Events Don't see what you're looking for? Congress ministries resigned in October and November 1939 in protest against Viceroy 's declaration that India was a belligerent in the Second World War without consulting the Indian people. This is something that the Congress Party has always stood by and our commitment to the nation and to its people is constantly demonstrated through our policies at the Centre and in the States. Ansari 43rd 1928 Calcutta Motilal Nehru 44th 1929, 30 Lahore Jawaharlal Nehru. Mahatma Gandhi 1924 Belgaum 42. Vijayaraghavachariar 36th 1921 Ahmedabad Hakim Ajmal Khan Acting President for C.
He was a Parsi intellectual, educator, cotton trader and social reformer renowned as the Grand Old Man of India. Published by Indian Institute of Applied Political Research, 1990. The party was not the sole representative of the Indian , other parties included the , and the. Pande, Nisith Ranjan Ray, Ravinder Kumar, Manmath Nath Das. The All-India Muslim League failed to form a government in any province. In April 2006, New Delhi hosted an India—Africa summit attended by the leaders of 15 African states. Whether I am a Hindu or a Mohammedan, a Parsi, a Christian, or of any other creed, I am above all an Indian.
He went on to lead the moderate group naram dal after the party split into garam dal and naram dal. School of Social and Political Science, Edinburgh. Bose was re-elected but had to resign due to protestby Gandhiji as Gandhiji supported Dr. Trade reforms and changes in the regulation of were introduced in order to open India to foreign trade while stabilising external loans. He was succeeded as president by , the party's first non- leader.
Shashtri appointed , Jawaharlal Nehru's daughter and former party president,. Rajagopalachari, Purushottam Das Tandon, Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan and Maulana Azad, who were also associates and followers of Gandhi. Indian National Congress O was led first by Kamraj and later by Morarji Desai. He was also elected presided of the 1940 session in Ramgarh. Archived from on 1 September 2012. Primary education was made a right, and Congress governments made the system illegal, created minimum wages and authorized the right to strike and form labor unions.
Rahul Gandhi Present 2017 Delhi Practice Questions and Answers 1. Rahul was born on June 19, 1970 to Rajiv and Sonia Gandhi. Lala Lajpat Rai Special Session 1920 Kokata 37. Dada Bhai Naoroji 1893 Lahore 10. Ansari 43rd 1928 Kolkata Pt. Archived from on 21 July 2010.
Some people used to it the Original Congress. He represented the Overseas Congress in several debates and media. He was an orthodox vaishnavite who was accused of inciting religious riots, but was cleared later. Abdul Kalam Azad 1940-46 Ramgarh 56. In 1883, Hume had outlined his idea for a body representing Indian interests in an open letter to graduates of the.
He was regarded as the kingmaker in Indian politics. Congress was transformed into a mass movement by during the , and the resultant. British Journal of Political Science. Her son Rahul Gandhi is the current Congress President. Abul Kalam Azad — Azad rose to fame through his critical work in journalism and became a prominent leader of the Khilafat Movement. The party formed the government in 1991 at the head of a coalition, as well as in 2004 and 2009, when it led the United Progressive Alliance. It was the culmination of a process of political awakening that had its beginnings in the 1860s and 1870s and major leap forward in the late 1870s and early 1880s.
Shankar Dayal Sharma 1972-74 Kolkata 78. At present, Congress endorses a mixed economy in which the private sector and the state both direct the economy, which has characteristics of both and. The Indian Overseas Congress also hopes to help the Diaspora in issues they face while living aboard. Gandhi was due to be interviewed by British actor , who was filming a documentary for Irish television. He was backed by rising public leaders like and , , who held the same point of view. Delegates, leaders and workers from all over the country would attend these Sessions where through discussions they would chalk out the plan for the future. However, they withdrew support at the critical juncture, as the mutiny failed.
Due to a outbreak there, it was moved to Bombay. Badruddin Tyabji was the first muslim President of the Indian National Congress. Devkanta Barua 1975-77 Chandigarh 79. Bishan Narayan Dor 1911 Kolkata 28. Gandhi was regarded as a non-abrasive person who consulted other party members and refrained from hasty decisions.