If 74-year-old Thomas went in a huff to meet Gehlot showing his displeasure at the media, he came out of the meeting with a smile.
Champat Rai was addressing a Ram temple construction fund collection event at an ashram in Alopibagh in Allahabad.
Thomas, a former union and state minister, will meet Ashok Gehlot, the AICC observer and Rajasthan CM, on Saturday in the state capital.
He said that the Congress president was requested unanimously to reschedule AICC Plenary Session to the end of June 2021 and the Congress chief's election would be concluded by June 2021.
Sources said that the CEC chaired by Madhusudan Mistry has proposed that the AICC Session and the party president's election be held on May 29.
Sonia Gandhi said the Congress position on the issue of the farm laws has been clear from the very beginning.
This follows a report by the Central Election Authority chaired by Madhusudan Mistry making certain recommendations on the election to the Congress president's post.
In a letter sent to the Indian Team through the BCCI, she said the performance demonstrated the discipline, the physical and mental toughness, and the exemplary team spirit that resulted in this victo
MM sources said that during the meeting Soren also discussed the roadmap of the coalition government going forward after completing one year in office last month.
AICC secys who have been camping in state for a fortnight also summoned to New Delhi
The two-day meeting is going to be crucial for the KPCC leadership as a decision on who will lead the UDF in the imminent assembly elections including the Kerala Yatra will be taken there.
There are already talks of return of Rahul Gandhi as party chief, who till recently was unwilling to lead the party.
Maharashtra: Congress gets nervous of NCP's 'expansion plans', hunts for new, aggressive state chief
Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi have expressed their displeasure over the mild stand and limited growth of the party in Maharashtra despite being in power.
She took the decision, acting on the report submitted by the AICC in-charge for Telangana, Manickam Tagore, party sources said.
Nitish Kumar remarked that the Congress could have done the needful while the UPA, led by it, ruled the country for two consecutive terms.