The Congress paid rich tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his birth anniversary and resolved to ensure that politics of compassion prevails over "politics of hate, vengeance and prejudice."
A Hindu looks at herself and everyone in this ocean of life with love, compassion and respect because she understands we are all swimming and drowning in exactly the same waters.
The Other Backward Classes (OBC) form more than half of the state’s population and have long been seen as the ruling BJP’s backbone in MP.
Gandhi’s promise came two days after he pitched for the census and reservation for OBCs in the women’s reservation bill during a discussion in the Lok Sabha.
The Congress leader said that even though they have no salary, no pension, no health insurance and no government facilities from the Railways, they have hope that "times will change."
“Caste census is an X-ray of Hindustan but PM afraid of it”: Rahul Gandhi in poll-bound Chhattisgarh
Rahul claimed that his Lok Sabha membership got cancelled when he had spoken about Adani to Modi in parliament seeking his relations with Adani.
Reiterating his demand for a nationwide caste census, the former Congress chief said the BJP is indulging ‘diversonary tactics’ to take attention away from the demand for a caste census.
He asserted that the opposition is adapting and working together and the BJP is "in for a surprise in 2024" general elections.
The CPI national executive reportedly said the alliance will be weakened if partners contest against each other.
Speaking at a party workers' conference in Jaipur on Saturday, Gandhi emphasised that the entire opposition supports the idea of women's reservation.
Addressing a press meet in New Delhi, the former Congress president urged the Modi government to implement the Bill immediately and said that his party would conduct a caste census if it came to power
Talking to media persons during his 'Jan Suraj Yatra' in Muzaffarpur, Kishor questioned the relevance of Rahul Gandhi in Bihar.
The Congress said delimitation and census were "poor excuses" for the postponement of the women's quota and alleged that the entire exercise was to create an election issue.
This visit from Rahul to the railway station came after months of appeals from porters who looked to share their concerns with the MP and sought his assurance on improving their condition.
Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan questioned why it took the BJP nine-and-a-half years to bring the bill despite promising it in the party's election manifesto in 2014.
Echoing his party’s view on caste census, Gandhi said that it is the need of the hour to hold a nationwide caste census.
The Congress scion also called for the bill's immediate implementation and flayed the government for linking it with the delimitation process.
Later in the day, several Congress leaders used the same hashtag while demanding apologies from the Prime Minister.
Known as Murshid Bandidos on social media, Murshid was no random pick, as Rahul’s team had been looking for energetic and aspiring riders to accompany the leader on the special tour.
Former AICC president Rahul Gandhi is believed to told his party colleagues that the Congress is not an organisation-based party, but a movement that also has an organisation.