Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Home Opinions Lessons for Congress and Rahul Gandhi

Lessons for Congress and Rahul Gandhi

Also Read

Mukesh Choudhary
Student, interested in contemporary affairs around the globe. -between the Left and the Right wing -nation first but humanity does matter most -philanthropist -factotum
 

Being a main opposition leader, it is obvious for him to oppose the government. but right now, he should show that he doesn’t care about brownie points. It’s almost obvious that Sachin Pilot is on his way out of the Congress, and sooner or later, the Ashok Gehlot government may slip away from the Congress. Rahul Gandhi is busy mocking the PM and government on China and interviewing global experts.

Nothing more powerfully illustrates the disconnect between him and the party and between him and the nation as his conduct over the last three months.

Rahul Gandhi’s non-stop anti-government diatribe not only exposes his intellectual level but proves that he hasn’t learnt anything. Yet, Sonia Gandhi has been promoting him above all. His remark on the Prime Minister “hiding”, and “Surrender Modi” didn’t work out well with many in his party and almost everyone in the Opposition.

By questioning the government about why soldiers died unarmed, he showed his childish behaviour. Even an illiterate citizen can tell about the India-China agreements that restrict on carrying arms along the LAC.

The BJP president J P Nadda has rightly responded, stating that a dynast throws tantrums and his courtiers peddle a fake narrative to please and appease him – Unfortunately, at a time when the entire country is united.

Rahul Gandhi’s remarks regarding the workers’ emigration and the government not proving them food and shelter, also reflect upon him. The green and glossy grounds of the palatial bungalows he and his family occupy could have provided food and shelter to many thousands of labourers. In fact, when Priyanka Gandhi was asked to vacate her 35 Lohi Estate government accommodation, none of the Congressmen protested or even objected. None of any big face of congress came out to help nation in Corona time despite giving childish statements.

Being a main opposition leader, it is obvious for him to oppose the government. But right now, he should show that he doesn’t care about brownie points.

He should have learnt from the RSS ideologue and founder, Madhav Sadashiv Golwalkar. During the Sino-Indian war in 1962, despite criticising or opposing Jawaharlal Nehru, he had offered the full support of the country. Nehru, quite appeased by this effort, even he asked a regiment of the RSS to participate in the 1963 Republic Day parade.

When P V Narasimha Rao was India’s external affairs minister, he sent Atal Bihari Vajpayee, then a leader from the Opposition, to defend India at the UN as the country’s trump card. Instead of learning from history and behaving responsibly, Rahul Gandhi has let down the Congress by uttering ill-advised statements.

There’s an interesting incident in the Indian Parliament in the aftermath of India’s 1962 loss to China. China occupied a huge amount of land and Nehru stated that not a single blade of grass grew there and it was useless and just barren land. To that Maulana Azad exhumed, “My dear Panditji, that’s wrongly stated! Even you don’t have a single hair on your head. Would you consider it trash and let it be chopped down?” Nehru had no response to that.

Owing to the lack of internal democracy in the Congress and egotism of the dynasts, they have lost credibility. In fact, many elderly Congressmen have been subjected to abusing rants and utter humiliation by the dynasts. Unless Rahul Gandhi grows to inculcate a level of humanity and humility, he can never become a mass leader. If Arving Kejriwal, Once called the perpetual rebel, has learnt from Modi, why can’t Rahul?

  Support Us  

OpIndia is not rich like the mainstream media. Even a small contribution by you will help us keep running. Consider making a voluntary payment.

Trending now

Mukesh Choudhary
Student, interested in contemporary affairs around the globe. -between the Left and the Right wing -nation first but humanity does matter most -philanthropist -factotum

Latest News

Influence or ignorance?

Finding Bilkis Dadi in 100 influential people for 2020, I started my research on her and was astonished to see except for a convenient interview with Rana Ayyub, she literally has no idea what she is fighting for.

Farm Bills 2020

Congress' corrupt parasitic policies are the sole reason as to why farmers are in this dismal condition.

Domestic violence and laws in India

Women are subject to violence not only from husbands but also from members of both the natal and the marital home. Girls and women in India are usually less privileged than boys in terms of their position in the family and society and in terms of access to material resources.

How “lives mattered” for our ancestors

While the modern India is obsessed with facial whitening creams, our ancestors saw beauty differently. They saw beauty in the mind, and not the skin.

United South India is just a vehicle to espouse Tamil supremacy and sane Kannadigas want to opt out of it

The new found love of Dravidians for their Southern brethren is a cover to espouse their fundamentalistic agenda using the combined weight of South to push their narrow hate filled agenda. Kannadigas are understandably vary of these campaigns given the history of Anti Karnataka sentiment driven by Tamil Chauvinism and hence would like to take no part in it.

US democracy in cataclysmic churn?

One can easily foretell the stories and comments the GOPians will talk about, on how and why Donald Trump lost the elections. ‘They’ will blame him for the loss.

Recently Popular

Daredevil of Indian Army: Para SF Major Mohit Sharma’s who became Iftikaar Bhatt to kill terrorists

Such brave souls of Bharat Mata who knows every minute of their life may become the last minute.

पोषण अभियान: सही पोषण – देश रोशन

भारत सरकार द्वारा कुपोषण को दूर करने के लिए जीवनचक्र एप्रोच अपनाकर चरणबद्ध ढंग से पोषण अभियान चलाया जा रहा है, भारत...

You will be shocked to find who testified against Bhagat Singh in the landmark case ‘Union of India Vs Bhagat Singh’

The two men who witnessed against Bhagat Singh were Indians and their descendants enjoy a healthy social positions.

सामाजिक भेदभाव: कारण और निवारण

भारत में व्याप्त सामाजिक असामानता केवल एक वर्ग विशेष के साथ जिसे कि दलित कहा जाता है के साथ ही व्यापक रूप से प्रभावी है परंतु आर्थिक असमानता को केवल दलितों में ही व्याप्त नहीं माना जा सकता।

New Education Policy- Winning the world with the Bharat centric Values

The NEP is an ambitious document, which is focused on the holistic and overall development of the students to make them Aatmnirbhar and to enable them to compete with the world while maintaining the Bharat centric values and culture.
Advertisements