Don't Back Off After One Interview: Omar to Rahul Gandhi

Published: 08th March 2014 05:55 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th March 2014 05:55 PM   |  A+A-

Omar Abdullah2PTI
By PTI

Don't back off after one interview with one channel. This is the advice to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.      

"All I would tell him (Rahul) not to sort of back off after one interview with one channel. My advice to him, and I have no hesitation in sharing this, is that he has done one with one channel and it will be helpful to go out and do a few more.     

 "It will be good for him and it will be good for all of us," Omar said during India Today conclave here.      

Omar was asked as to what would be one advice which he would desire to give to Rahul Gandhi.     

Rahul's interview had drawn flak from rival parties and had left the Congress squirming.     

The Chief Minister said he and Rahul often discuss politics.       

"It would be impossible not to talk politics. Of course we do. But would I consider myself among the circle of advisers, No," Omar said.     

The Chief Minister refused to discuss details of probable deliberations among the two leaders saying he would "find more private way of doing it".  

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp