The post of national presidents of the Indian Youth Congress and the NSUI have so far been kept out of the election process.
These people, like drivers, plumbers, are the ones who really move the country forward. We are going to make these people middle class,” said Rahul .
Gandhi, who had had a 40-minute interaction with the fishing community representatives, replied he was always on the side of the weaker sections of the society.=
The mob was furious, since the ticket went to the wife of one Ramesh Patil of the NCP, while the seat was held by the Congress, sources said.
Congress ex-MLA Kiran Walia said, “Ajay Maken is the sitting MP and he should be given a chance.
The officer was overheard telling his staff, “I think I should attend to all phone calls. I cannot afford to take risk.”
Gandhi had recently appealed to Opposition parties to support the passage of six bills in the ongoing Parliament session.
After all, it is not everyday that we see a political leader asking people what they want — certainly not of tribal women.
At the Sardar Ashram, Rahul Gandhi met Bhikhubhai Patel and Dilipbhai Bhakta, president and vice-president of Sardar Ashram.
Janardhan Dwivedi’s plea for an end to caste-based reservations was puzzling. It touched off a predictable storm.
Rahul said there should not be any personal attack on political opponents. He wanted the party to focus on nailing the lies of the opposition.
Party leaders said the padyatra was being organised under directions of Rahul Gandhi himself.
Victims of 1984 riots protested outside Congress Bhawan near clock tower on Sunday.
The second seat in Delhi, sources said, would be decided on Monday after consultations with the MPs.
Rahul assured the delegation of his support to ensure that the Bill is not just tabled, but also passed along with the amendments drafted by disability activists.