Rahul Gandhi kicks off election campaign in Madhya Pradesh, attacks BJP over demonetisation, GST and farm loan waivers
With a roadshow and a rally in Bhopal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi kicked off his party's campaign for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, which are slated for later this year.
Disputes over candidates for the Lok Sabha election could hamper the BJP's chances of sweeping the state.
The party appointed Arun Yadav as Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president on the eve of his 40th birthday.
In 2004, the BJP lost unexpectedly. In 2009, the Indian electorate played safe after UPA's high growth years. 2014 is NaMo's to lose, but is he peaking too soon?
Yashodhara, who represents Gwalior Lok Sabha seat, is contesting Shivpuri Assembly segment which falls under Jyotiraditya's Guna Lok Sabha constituency. Congress has fielded Virendra Raguwanshi from the seat for the November 25 elections.
Congress leaders today came down heavily on the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh and claimed that more people had died in the stampede at Ratangarh temple in Datia district than the official figure.
Almost all the young members of the Congress youth brigade inherited their power. And only one minister in the UPA-2 minister is under 40.