10 Incredible facts that you didn’t know about Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi is India’s trending politician this days hailing from Nehru family. He is the grandson of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and son of Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi.
Belonging to such an iconic family, this young politician born on 19th June 1970 and holds a huge responsibility on his shoulders of taking the nation forward with his good deeds with aim of development of nation.
Rahul Gandhi is one of the most current topics in today’s political era. He is the only politician in Indian politics who addressed a problem at the grass root level to find its solution. Even though he is mocked by everyone and became fun element for the people of political parties for spending days with farmers in their farms and houses, protesting with them, and then he emerged as a beloved leader of the common masses.
Though belonging to the heir of the Gandhi dynasty, politics was never his first career option. He worked with a global organisation and also operated his own outsourcing firm before entering the world of politics which made him aware of global trade practice, a quality of economy which is distant from our current Prime Minister even after his numerous foreign visits.
A lot of people consider this youth icon as a medium to spread fun and entertainment among the political leaders or people around. What they fail to realize that the number of young members in Congress has increased significantly under Rahul’s administration and leadership.
Interested in knowing interesting facts about Rahul Gandhi? Well, let’s get started here:
Early Life Days of Rahul Gandhi:
Rahul Gandhi who is now a 48 year old politician belonging to congress party. He is also known for his efforts for changing numerous education schools due to constant threats revolving around him. He has completed his schooling from Dehradun and New Delhi, his Bachelor degree from Stephen College, New Delhi to moving to Harvard University to pursue additional studies. After the assassination of his father, Rahul came back to India and after that took admission in Rollin’s college.
His Life Before Politics:
Before Rahul began his political career, he has established his career by opening his own outsourcing firm in Mumbai by the name Backops Services Private Ltd. Also, before that he has worked with management consulting firm namely Monitor Group in London.
Entering into Political Profession:
Rahul Gandhi is one of the Member of Parliament from his father’s constituency in Amethi, based in Uttar Pradesh. Apart from that, he is the leader of the Indian National Congress as a general secretary. Before the intake of BJP party in 2014 elections, he was working as a leader of Indian Youth Congress. Than Rahul is elected as a Vice President of Congress.
Speaking His Mind Out:
Rahul Gandhi has been trolled many times and has also landed into many troubles. His spoken words are often twisted by media and presented as funny speeches to the common people to demote his image.
Keeping his Personal Life Away:
Rahul Gandhi has always kept his personal life away from his professional life. He is a political leader with more of secretive in nature when coming to his personal life and always has media out of glare when it comes to his life. One of the reason can be due to the threats he has received for being assassinated. So in order to keep the life of his beloved ones safe, he has always secretive about his personal life.
In the year 2011, Rahul Gandhi was arrested by UP police in Bhatta Parsaul village when he was on his way to meet agitated farmers demanding rightful money from landowners who had purchased their land for a highway construction project. However, he was later released just 3 hours after being arrested and thereafter was asked to leave the place and go to Delhi.
Becoming a Strategy Consultant:
Rahul Gandhi was once declared as a farmer by the official website of Congress in the year 2004. However, later on, in 2009, Rahul just after winning the Lok Sabha election, designated as a strategy consultant.
Hidden Relationships He Had:
The relationship is something that Rahul seems to be hiding all the way in his political and social life. He once spoke in the public conference to Indian Express Journalist clearing about the miss lead information declared about his girlfriend. Rahul Gandhi dated Afghan Princess, though she later married Egyptian Prince in 2013.
Adopting New Methods:
Being the face of Congress and President of the Indian National Congress, Rahul Gandhi has left with no stone unturned to practice all possible new ideas to earn praises from people of the country. He motivated many youngsters to become the part of Indian politics. Even though things do not turn in his favour, he is working furiously to regain the image of Congress party in the nation.
Some Fun Facts About Him:
Rahul Gandhi is always well recognised to speak his heart out. At several instances, he tried to bring forward the malpractices of Modi Government but got trolled instead. Some of the shocking facts presented by Rahul which were later mocked on social media too.
No Doubt that Rahul Gandhi is a leader with a different approach. Unlike any other leader, his distinct thinking and corruption fewer politics become an imminent threat for the opposition party. Even though he is criticised a lot by Narendra Modi and other BJP party members, he always showed great respect for the opposition party leaders. He faces a lot of controversies when he hugged Modi a few months back and people have blamed him for behaving informally. Later on, Modi slammed the political leader and his mother for their irresponsible behaviour in the political era.