UP polls: Rahul reasserts importance of common man

Last Updated: Monday, January 9, 2012 - 13:53

Zeenews Bureau

Lucknow: Congress general secretary and party’s star campaigner in Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi on Monday assailed the state Chief Minister Mayawati and Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Mulayam Singh Yadav for ignoring the people living in villages.

Addressing a rally in Deoria the ‘Yuvraaj’ said that Mayawati and Mulayam never go to villages and meet people, further accusing them of ignoring the plight of the villagers.
Hitting back at his opponents who have been critical of him for his visits to villages and visiting poor families, Rahul Gandhi said that he visits poor people families to know their plight and to listen to them as they know everything.

The Gandhi scion further said that until one listen’s to the people’s voice one cannot move forward.

First Published: Monday, January 9, 2012 - 13:23

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