Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi
  • Born: June 19, 1970
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Profession: Politician

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Rahul Gandhi pronunciation [ˈraːɦʊl ˈɡaːnd̪ʱiː] (born 19 June 1970) is an Indian politician. He hails from a long line of politicians, known as the Nehru-Gandhi family, which has occupied a prominent place in the politics of India ever since the country gained independence in 1947. The son of Sonia and Rajiv Gandhi, he is the President of the Indian National Congress and serves such additional offices as the Chairperson of the Indian Youth Congress and the National Students Union of India. A member of the Indian Parliament, Gandhi represents the constituency of Amethi, Uttar Pradesh in the 16th Lok Sabha.

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All our public systems—administrative, justice, education, and political systems are closed systems designed to produce mediocrity. Secrecy & Transparency ;Management & Managing Government
The voices of a billion Indians … are telling us that the course of their lives cannot be decided by a handful of people behind closed doors who are not fully accountable to them. They are telling us that India’s governmental system … robs people of their voice, a system that disempowers rather than empowering. Public Opinion & Polling ;Secrecy & Transparency
Until a leader drinks the dirty water from the wells … and then falls ill, he will not understand anything about poverty. Poverty
A rising tide doesn't raise people who don't have a boat. We have to build the boat for them. We have to give them the basic infrastructure to rise with the tide.
Democracy is about non-arbitrary decisions. Democracy is about spreading decisions; it is not about destroying processes.
For me, the Congress party is now my life, the people of India are my life, and I will fight for the people of India and for this party. Life
I am not averse to politics, but that does not mean that I am going to join politics. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
I believe that a politician needs to be with people.
I have an aim - I have a clear aim in my mind, and the aim is that I do not like what I see in Indian politics; it is something that is inside my heart. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
If I am incompetent, I am useless, the people of India will see that.
India absorbs things; India's not a divisive place.
It doesn't matter how much wisdom you have. If you don't have position, you have nothing. That's the tragedy of India.
It is not important what Rahul Gandhi thinks, its important what a billion Indians think.
Millions of Indians are brimming with energy.
There are people doing yoga in New York, dancing around; that's the power of India. You go to a nightclub somewhere in Spain and there's Amitabh Bachchan on the screen there, dancing around. That's the power of India. That's the power of Indian people. Power
We are all aware that corruption is pervasive. It operates at every level. The poor may carry its greatest burden, but it is an affliction that every Indian is desperate to be rid of.
What I saw when I was a child was my father who was a pilot, and because of circumstances was thrown into the political system, and all I saw when was small after my grandmother died was my father in constant - constant combat with the system in India, and then I saw him die, actually.

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