With one drubbing after another, an online petition is being circulated to make Shashi Tharoor the Congress' Prime Ministerial candidate in the 2019 general elections. There has been a lot of animosity within the Congress after Rahul Gandhi, the vice president of the party has failed repeatedly to make a mark for the Congress and putting up the worst performances since the party's inception.
A Thiruvananthapuram based persons has launched an online petition seeking to make Tharoor who hails from Kerala as the PM candidate for the Congress. He says in the petition that Tharoor is a well qualified man with knowledge of national and international issues.
Tharoor can breathe life into the opposition and would be the ideal candidate to lead the Congress in the next elections, the petition also states. The petition has got the support of 6,725 users.