Rahul Gandhi meets young Cong leaders on party manifesto

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Feb 21 2014, 03:40am hrs
Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today held a meeting with young party leaders to draw the contours of the 2014 election manifesto.

Gandhi, who sought suggestions from the leaders, stressed on aggressively propagating the achievements of the UPA government among the grassroot-level people.

"Issues related to farmers, youth, weaker section, minority and every section of the society was discussed," Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee president Ashok Tanwar said.

45 Congress leaders, representing different parts of the country, deliberated on a variety of issues, including those concerning farmers, youth and women.

Union Ministers Jyotiraditya Scindia and Jitendra Singh and MPs and MLAs drawn from various parts of the country took part in the deliberations which lasted for over two and half hours.