THe young Gandhi family scion criticsed the ordinance by UPA government. Rahul's statement is believed to be an open revolt against Manmohan Singh government.
Sonia hails Siddaramaiah:
Highlighting the work done under UPA government, Mrs Gandhi spoke about Karnataka government's Anna bhagya scheme (food security to BPL). She claimed that the state government has fulfilled all the promises made in the poll manifesto.
The UPA Chairperson also spoke about food security bill and land acquisition bill. According to Mrs Gandhi, UPA's land acquisition bill will work as safeguard to farmers of the country.
Sonia shown black flag, violence erupts at Mandya
Violence erupted in the rally when the UPA Chairperson was addressing the crowd. A man showed black flag to Mrs Gandhi. The man, who was bleeding profusely, was attacked by unidentified person(s).
Sonia shows confidence in Karnataka CM:
Thanking people, who gathered at the venue of the rally, Sonia Gandhi assured them that Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will take care of the atrocities in the state.
Sonia Gandhi addresses Mandya:
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday, Sept 30 reached Mandya, Karnataka. This was her first visit to that state after Congress' victory against BJP in assembly election which was held in 2013.