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‘Akhilesh a dynast, Stalin is a dynast. It happens in India’

DNMUM396543 | 9/13/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :556 | India

Rahul refuses to accept that Congress is dynastic

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday refused to accept suggestions that the Congress is synonymous with dynastic politics, asserting instead that dynasties are a fact of life in India, be it in politics or business.
He also said that the real test of a person was not pedigree but ability to perform.
“Most parties in India have that problem. Mr Akhilesh Yadav is a dynast. Mr Stalin is a dynast... even Abhishek Bachchan is a dynast. So that’s what happens in India,” he said.
But, he added, there were a large number of people in the Congress Party who were not from dynastic families.
Speaking at the University of California, Berkeley, Gandhi also hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing
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