D.k Shivakumar took to twitter and said that “Sonia Gandhi leadership is very much necessary for the party ,And state Congress is completely agree with Soniaj Gandhi and Gandhi family leadership. Because Sonia Gandhi has made party strong during hard times,so her leadership is essential for party’s well being.

He further said that if there is any discussion inside the party ,about changing president or whatever the matter is ,it should be discussed within party but not in front of media. He said that there is party meeting in Delhi tomorrow and they will discuss about whether to continue with Sonia Gandhi’s leadership or appoint anyone else as a president. He also assured that Karnataka Congress party is in support of Gandhi family.