AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh has reiterated once again that he would like to see Rahul Gandhi as the next PM.
Digvijay Singh said: Rahul Gandhi has never said he is not going to be the PM. He only said it is not an issue for him. My personal belief is that Rahul Gandhi should become the Prime Minister,I ll be very happy.
Even PM Manmohan Singh has said on Friday, he will welcome Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi as the PM of country any day. When asked on the sidelines of the Padma Awards ceremony in New Delhi on Friday if he welcomed Rahul Gandhi as Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh said, “oh yes, any day.”
Asked about a possible third term, Manmohan Singh said: “It is a hypothetical question… we are yet to complete this term.”
Queried whether he was ruling out a third term for himself, he said: “I am neither ruling it in, nor ruling it out.”