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Congrats to the Lady of Aalathoor – Priyanka Gandhi

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Congrats to the Lady of Aalathoor – Priyanka Gandhi

Jefna Jos June 6, 2019
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Priyanka Gandhi, AICC General Secretary congratulates the young Congress leader of Aalathoor MP Ramya Haridas who stuck on a stunning victory in Lok Sabha Elections.

The video narrates Ramya, a daughter of daily wage worker rose up to politics. She started her career in an NGO for a monthly salary of 600. In 2011, she met Congress leader Rahul Gandhi through a talent test. And then she worked for the party. It also reveals that Rahul gave a ticket to Ramya to participate in Lok Sabha polls.

 The video ends with Ramya singing ‘Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram’ a song popularised by Mahatma Gandhi. Ramya used to sing folk songs at the election campaigns. The campaign also witnessed a controversy after LDF convener A Vijayaraghavan made some sexist remarks about Ramya during an election rally. Ramya defeated by a margin of 1.59 lakh votes.

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