TITLE

Congress crowd big, letdown bigger

PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Telegraph (Calcutta, India);9/20/2015, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the failure of Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi to present a comprehensive critique of the government of India at the Congress on September 20, 2015. Topics include Rahul's reliance on vague idealism on the Make in India campaign, the issues addressed by Sonia in her speech such as agrarian concerns, welfare schemes, and divisive politics, and the short speech of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on weak progressive legislation.
ACCESSION #
109546876

 

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