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Sonia shares roti with villager

February 20, 2004 15:53 IST

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday shared a roti with a woman and interacted with villagers during her 'road show' in eastern Uttar Pradesh.

"Have you cooked something today," she asked Lalita Devi in Vedpur village, dominated by dalits.

Lalita went inside her house and returned with a roti and onion. Gandhi then shared it with her.

When she came know that one of Lalita's children was physically challenged, Gandhi asked UP Congress Committee president Jagdambika Pal to arrange for treatment of the child.


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Sub: Is this news item really worth mentioning!!!!???

Not to undermine the intentions of Sonia Gandhi, doesn't everyone in this country know the real intention behind this act. Is she trying to prove ...


Posted by Vamsi Mohan Koka





Sub: nice

This is the Sonia we like to see. Personal interaction is what she ought to have done much earlier. Humility is a great virtue. Hope ...


Posted by GB





Sub: Sonia shares roti with villager

Does this happen regularly or only during election time? Will any one answer?


Posted by nileshwar




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