Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressed a conclave of women, Dalits, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Class people at Utkal during his Odisha tour. Rahul Gandhi alleged that the Modi Government is against poor and downtrodden people. “When Congress raises issues of poor, the party is dubbed anti-development, but when BJP works to protect the interest of corporates, it is pro-development,” he added.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Monday, September 28, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addresses Congress workers in Mathura as part of party's plan to strengthen Congress in Uttar Pradesh. "'Congress is my family'' he said urging the party members to be united in the fights against anti-people policies of the governments.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the central govt. “PM Modi has time and money to make foreign trips, but he is not bothered about farmers. He has no time to listen to them” said the Congress leader. “The land bill victory is not of a one person but it is the victory of all the farmers. The farmers are not only give us food but also determine the future of our country” said Sonia Gandhi.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday addressed Kisan Mazdoor Samman rally in Delhi's Ramlila Maidan, stating his party compelled the NDA government to withdraw the contentious Land ordinance. “Three times they had brought the land ordinance and at the end said his Mann ki Baat. A few days back he had said that land ordinance will get lapsed and they will not finish off Congress' bill” said Rahul Gandhi. “PM Modi is not only taking away our lands, but mothers also. Land is a mother of farmers and they want to give it to someone else..Every person has mother. There is no one who doesn't have mother. When we cry we remember our mother, when we our happy we remember our mother” he said.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi kick-started his party's poll campaign in Bihar with a mega rally in West Champaran. “If you look around you won’t find anyone wearing a suit or boot. People here are wearing torn clothes or Kurtas” he repeated his suit-boot jibe. “Maine kuch din pehle kaha, Ye jo aapki sarkaar hai, ye gareebo ki sarkaar nahi hai, ye suit boot ki sarkaar hai: said Rahul Gandhi in a sharp attack to Modi government at the Centre.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Bargarh (Odisha): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday began his two-day visit to Odisha. He accused the Narendra Modi led NDA regime at the Centre of favouring a few industrialists and ignoring farmers, some of whom had committed suicide because of their inability to clear their debts or due to crop failure. Interacting with the families of farmers who had committed suicide and other farmers in Bargarh, Odisha, Rahul Gandhi said, “The families of farmers who committed suicide are being ignored by the Government of India, which is focussing only on a few industrialists.” Rahul Gandhi also described the Land Reorganisation Bill being introduced in Parliament by the ruling NDA as “anti-farmer”.
Monday, September 14, 2015
Sonia Gandhi began her two day visit to her constituency Raebareli from Wednesday. She unveiled the statue of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi at the Zila Panchayat campus and garlanded the statue Indira Gandhi. Expressing serious concerns over the bad shape of roads here, the District Vigilance and Monitoring Committee in a meeting chaired by Congress President Sonia Gandhi decided to write a letter to the central government to release funds meant for Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojna (PMGSY).
Congress President Sonia Gandhi took on the Centre and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not delivering on the promises made. She also targeted Modi govt for its stand on Pakistan over ceasefire violations. Sonia Gandhi also asserted that it was because of consistent fight by the Congress, the centre had to go back on land bill.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Congress President Sonia Gandhi attacked Modi govt and the BJP while addressing the Swabhiman rally in Patna. Congress has aligned with JDU and RJD for Bihar assembly polls. She also took a dig at PM Modi's recent DNA remark.