Be careful while making statements: Rahul to Congress


rahul-gandhi-congressNew Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met Congress’s spokesperson and asked them to be more careful while making any statement. This comes after controversy over Mani Shankar Aiyar’s ‘tea-seller’ remark on Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candiadte Narendra Modi.

Rahul in the meeting said that comment made by Aiyar on Modi is not right and shouldn’t have been made.

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Congress senior leader Janardhan Dwivedi’s remarks on rethink on caste reservation also generated sharp criticism form the political parties.

The comment by Aiyar on Modi led to a row. The BJP also launched ‘Chai Pe Charcha’ campaign in response. The Congress is in damage control mode in the run up to the 2014 general elections.