Articles tagged under: Rahul Gandhi

Congress promises Rs 72,000 per year cash transfer to each of 5 crore poorest families if elected to power

March 25, 2019

New Delhi:Unveiling the details of the proposed minimum income guarantee (MIG) scheme of the Congress, party president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said under the scheme, Rs 72,000 per annum will be deposited in the accounts of the poorest 20 per cent families of the country if the party comes to power. Addressing a press conference here, Mr Gandhi said, "under the minimum income guarantee scheme 'Nyay', Congress will give Rs 72,000 per annum to the the poorest 20 per cent families if they come...Read More

Rahul’s ‘commercial interest’ for opposing Rafale: BJP

March 13, 2019

New Delhi:Stating that a 'commercial relationship' existed between Sanjay Bhandari and Robert Vadra, BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said the new facts show there is also a relationship between arms dealer Bhandari and Congress president Rahul Gandhi. At a media conference at party headquarters here, she said it is such commercial and family interest that is making Congress president taking different stance on country's defence preparedness. These references co...Read More

Modi should tell the nation who released Pulwama attack plotter Masood Azhar from jail: Rahul Gandhi

March 12, 2019
Modi should tell the nation who released Pulwama attack plotter Masood Azhar from jail: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhinagar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi today hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP during a rally and later during his brief media interaction. Addressing the party rally in Adalaj after the CWC meeting in Ahmedabad today Rahul said that there was a fight in the country between two ideologies both of whom were in Gujarat too. He also questioned the patriotism of Modi after Pulwama attack saying that would the PM tell the nation as to which government had releas...Read More

Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka in Gujarat to participate in CWC meeting

March 12, 2019

Ahmedabad: Congress President Rahul Gandhi, his mother and former president of the main opposition party Sonia Gandhi, sister and party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi along with former PM Manmohan Singh today arrived here to participate in the party's working committee (CWC) meeting to be held at Sardar Smarak in Shahibaug area of the city. All the four leaders and other senior leaders of the party reached SVP International Airport and then went to Sabarmati Ashram of Mahatma Gandhi to...Read More

Congress postpones CWC meeting in Gujarat and all associated events

February 27, 2019
Congress postpones CWC meeting in Gujarat and all associated events

Gandhinagar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi has postponed the meeting of Congress Working Committee (CWC) and public meeting, both scheduled to be held at Ahmedabad and Adalaj(Gandhinagar) on February 28. Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala shared this information on micro bloging site Twitter today afternoon. He said the decision was taken by party chief Rahul Gandhi in view of the prevailing security condition. It should be mentioned that UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi...Read More

Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka, Manmohan Singh to address Jan Sankalp rally, attend CWC meeting in Gujarat on February 28, State Congress chief shares details

February 25, 2019

Gandhinagar: After a gap of 58 years, the meeting of Congress party's supreme body - Congress Working Committee(CWC) will be held in Gujarat - the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel. The meeting has been organized in Gujarat in response to GPCC(Gujarat Congress)'s request to mark 150 anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. State Congress president Amit Chavda today shared the details of upcoming CWC meeting, scheduled to take place on February 28. He said, 'at 9 am the leaders will arriv...Read More

Rahul Gandhi kick-start LS poll campaign in Gujarat, promise income guarantee if voted to power

February 14, 2019
Rahul Gandhi kick-start LS poll campaign in Gujarat, promise income guarantee if voted to power

Valsad: Congress President Rahul Gandhi today kick-start the LS poll campaign of his party in Gujarat, the home-state of PM Narendra Modi, with a rally in tribal dominated Laldungari area under Dharampur taluka of Valsad district in extreme southern part of the western state. Apart from his attacks on PM Modi on issues like Rafale deal, Demonetization, Farmers loan-waiving, and Land acquisition he also promised that on being voted to power in the next election his party would change and...Read More

Congress MLA uses abusive word in speech in presence of Rahul Gandhi

February 14, 2019
Congress MLA uses abusive word in speech in presence of Rahul Gandhi

Surat: Congress MLA from tribal populated Dang district in South Gujarat Mangal Gavit today used abusive word for ruling Bharatiya Janata Party during his speech at Jan Akrosh rally at Dharampur in Valsad Lok Sabha constituency in presence of Congress national president Rahul Gandhi and entire top leadership of Gujarat Congress. MLA Mangal Gavit in his speech said, 'Bhajapna bhadva o adivaasio no vinas karvaa maange chhe (BJP pimps wishes to destroy the tribals). ' An announcer after Gavi...Read More

Congress cadre lady kisses Rahul Gandhi at Gujarat rally stage

February 14, 2019
Congress cadre lady kisses Rahul Gandhi at Gujarat rally stage

Dharampur: A video of an aged woman - a Congress cadre - identified as Kashmiraben Munshi kissing Rahul Gandhi on the stage of Congress party's Jan Akrosh rally in South Gujarat has gone viral. Reacting to her act of kissing, Kashmiraben told media persons that she would remember this moment for entire life. Kashmiraben is former vice president of Gujarat Congress. She is from Parsi community. She claims she in relation to Gandhi family. She is also a member of state election committee of Congre...Read More

CWC meeting of Congress party to be held in Gujarat later this month

February 14, 2019
CWC meeting of Congress party to be held in Gujarat later this month

Ahmedabad: Congress Working Committee (CWC), chaired by party chief Rahul Gandhi will meet on February 26th at Ahmedabad in Gujarat. CWC meetings generally take place in Delhi, but in a fresh decision, CWC meets are to be held in various states now onward. CWC meet in Ahmedabad is likely to be attended by Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi among others. The meet will take stock of preparations for 2019 Lok Sabha polls. DeshGujarat Read More