Party leader Manish Tewari expressed his support for Congress presidential candidate Mallikarjun Kharge on October 13 in Delhi ahead of the party’s presidential election. He called the candidate a “safe pair of hands” that the party needs. The congress leader also said that Kharge can better address the challenges the party will face. Kharge has spent several years growing from the lowest posts in the party. Congress needs stability that I believe Kharge can provide,” the congress leader said.