Ahead Of Gujarat polls, a drubbing for Congress in Rahul Gandhi's Amethi


"Rahul Gandhi is asking a question every day, why did mis-governance of 22 years create such a situation", he tweeted.

On Wednesday, the Congress scion asked about Modi's 2012 promise of providing 50 lakh new homes to the people of the state. So, Narendra Modi must answer that will it take another 45 years to fulfill the promise?. Gandhi posted on Twitter.

Gujarat has been under the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-rule for over two decades.

Unfazed by the Somnath temple controversy, he visited Gadhdha Swaminarayan temple where he offered prayers.

Rahul Gandhi also alleged the the Gujarat government under the BJP had preferred "business of education" at the cost of government schools and colleges.

BJP members rode bikes through Rahul Gandhi's parliamentary constituency Amethi on Friday afternoon in a show of strength to celebrate their party's big win in urban civic body elections in Uttar Pradesh. BJP demanded Rahul specify his religious identity while Congress claimed it was a forgery.

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A row erupted on Thursday after Gandhi's name was found written in the entry register meant for non-Hindus at the famous shrine.

Moments after his visit, the social media was abuzz with pictures of a register showing the signature of Manoj Tyagi, with names of Gandhi and Patel on the left side.

Each valid nomination paper has to be proposed by 10 state party unit delegates and a number of state units are likely to file nominations proposing Rahul Gandhi as their candidate for the presidential election.

"The Congress has always tried to project Rahul Gandhi as a Hindu". The Congress has been lying. "I didn't sign on the register..."

"My grandmother, my family... we are devotees of Lord Shiva and we don't need any certificate from others".