New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said that we do what the people tell us. Rahul Gandhi today held a meeting with party leaders in the party office and announced in front of the media that Congress is trying to connect professional people to the party. He said that the party has started ‘Professional Congress’ for this. He started this website yesterday itself.
Speaking to the media today, he said that through this the professionals will be linked to the Congress. He also said that this has been given special responsibility for Shashi Tharoor and Milind Deora Party.
It is notable that Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi met the farmers affected by the land acquisition for the construction of the National Highway in Jagdishpur in his parliamentary constituency Amethi and assured them of all possible help. Rahul met with about 90 farmers from Amethi in the Regional Office of Indian National Highway Authority located in Gomtinagar in Lucknow and heard their problems. Although Rahul went back without talking to the media out of the heavy rains, there was no talk. Farmer Ayub, who came to meet Rahul, said that farmers’ land is being acquired. Also, their old houses are being demolished.