Santanu Bhowmick, 28, worked for a local television channel. He was killed in West Tripura district while he was covering an IPFT agitation on Wednesday.
Rahul, on the verge of wrapping up his two-week tour of the US, said while “divisive politics” in India was a cause of worry, the real challenge facing the country was the lack of jobs.
Across different events, Rahul Gandhi spoke on a range of issues including the economy, jobs, domestic incidents of violence and foreign policy.
Rahul Gandhi in New York: “The challenge in India was to create jobs for the 30,000 young people who enter the job market every day, and of whom only 450 get employed.”
In an hour long discussion, Rahul Gandhi spoke about the challenges that are present in India as well as the development that the country has been making.
Rahul Gandhi at Princeton: While interacting with students at the Princeton University, Rahul Gandhi that the performance of India and China, would determine how the world would fundamentally be reshaped.
Jaitley further said: “Some parties may think that being centered around dynasty is an asset but in the long run it becomes a burden.”
Participants of these meetings overwhelmingly agreed with Gandhi that the “central challenge” in front of India was jobs and intolerance. They left the meeting generally impressed with Gandhi’s knowledge, clarity of thoughts and candidness.
The complaint claimed that the comments, which are “defamatory and detrimental to the image of the RSS”, have been made without any proof or official statement by the investigating authorities.
“Congress has generated dynastic politics in India which has now slowly spread to other parties. Personally, I am against dynastic politics,” Nitish Kumar said.
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Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi tweeted: “A soldier & diplomat par excellence. Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh’s demise is an irreparable loss. India has lost a true hero. Deepest condolences (sic).”
Amit Shah told the gathering that the Centre had launched nearly 106 schemes in the last three years for the poor, asking people to clap if they felt enough was being done.
Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu, however, steered clear from taking any names. “Not speaking about a party or person,” he added.
The former Union minister said that Rahul’s taking over would be a game-changer for the party. “He (Rahul) should immediately take over as Congress president. That’s good for the party, good for the country,” Moily told reporters.