What are Rahul Gandhi achievements in politics?

Rahul Gandhi descends from the most powerful Nehru-Gandhi political family of India. Belonging from a massive political background, he was destined to become one of the leading politicians on the nation. He joined the politics in year 2004. People often surprise that a person considered as an indecisive, work-shy and an utterly reluctant politician has emerged as one of the strongest contender for the Prime Minister position in India. He stands way ahead as a matchless political reformer rising way above other politicians. Let’s take a look at Rahul Gandhi’s achievement in 14 years of his political career where he surfaced as leading politician of the nation.

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Rahul Gandhi achievement begin in 2004

After getting his M Phil from Cambridge and Rollins Universities in International Relations, it was least expected from Rahul Gandhi  history before join the politics. He started working with a London based consultancy firm and worked for a period of 3 years. Ate, he opened his own outsourcing firm in Mumbai. It was year 2004 when Rahul made his debut in politics by declaring that he will be taking in the 2004 Lok Sabha elections from his fathers’ constituency Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. At that moment, everyone expected her sister Priyanka to take the political stand as she was considered more charming personality as compared to Rahul. Shattering all those myths, Rahul won with a great majority in the elections and prove himself as the beloved leader. His astonishing victory against BJP with a margin of over 100,000 votes put an end to all the doubts that ever existed about his leadership qualities.

Rahul Gandhi Achievement as the General Secretary of IYC & NSUI in 2007

In September 2007, Rahul Gandhi was elected as the General Secretary of youth congress parties which goes by the name of Indian Youth Congress (IYC) and the National Students Union of India (NSUI). It was his hard efforts that result in tremendous rise in number of youngsters in Congress party from mere two lakhs to twenty five lakhs. He later held a meeting in November 2008 to hand pick at least 40 people who serve as the foundation of ‘think-tank’ of the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) and his Tuglak Lane Apartment in New Delhi. .

Rahul Gandhi Achievement in 2009 UP Elections

The massive win of 2009 General Elections by Congress party held by Rahul Gandhi proved that the Rahul Gandhi is just a lot more than a name.  It was his vision to field massive amount of young candidates in the election which no other party or politician has never even thought before. This resulted in his single-handed victory with more than 20 seats in Uttar Pradesh and an overall of 204 seats in the Lok Sabha.

These are some of Rahul Gandhi’s biggest achievements in his political career. The young politician is dedicated to up bring the youth in politics and change the current diplomatic scenario of Indian political system.

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