Monthly Archives: December 2010

Rahul Gandhi Could probably become the next Prime Minister.

Union Minister Pranab Mukherjee Said Rahul Gandhi Could probably become the next Prime Minister while replying to Karan Johar question at CNBC’s India’s Business Leaders Event In Mumbai on Saturday,

It is a democracy and people of India should decide.

Senior congress leader said that he would be happy if Rahul become the prime minister of India.

Refusing to Talk about the forthcoming Union Budget Mukherjee said, “ My heads will be chopped off if I give insight into budget.”

On a lighter note He replied that he can’t Sing.

“ I can’t sing. I am not even a bathroom singer I listen to Tagore (Rabindra Nath Tagore) Songs, “said Mukherjee.

He also said that he would have been teacher if he had not joined politics.

Rahul Gandhi integral part of key committee that will draw congress policies.

Rahul Gandhi, who has often talked about going and doing it alone in key states like, Uttar pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, is a Prominent member of Draft Committee of the All India Congress Committee. Which Will finalize the political future of the congress at the plenary being held from December 18.

The young Congress General Secretary is among the twenty two members of the high level committee headed by senior leader Pranab Mukherjee, Which has been tasked to prepare the draft political, economical and foreign policy resolutions.

This is a second plenary after the UPA came to power in 2004 and first after 2009 Lok Sabha elections, in which the coalition retained power with congress crossing the 200 mark in the 543 -member Lok Sabha after a gap of over 15 years.

Prominent among those in the draft committee are senior leader like Arjun Singh, A K Antony, Digvijay Singh, P. Chidambaram and Jairam Ramesh.

However, the sub-committee which will finalize the draft resolution on political situations is headed by A K Antony.

The sub Committee on economic resolution is headed by Pranab Mukherjee and the another one on foreign affairs is headed by Commerce Minister Anand Sharma with External Affairs Minister S M Krishna being prominent member.

After the Sub-Committees finalize the draft resolutions, The Draft Committee will pass them.