Rahul Gandhi, the leader of the Congress, has made the decision to knock on the Supreme Court’s doors after the Gujarat High Court offered him no relief.
Finally, Rahul Gandhi could rejoin Parliament on Monday, August 7, 2023.
In August 2023, the Supreme Court of India listened to a request from Rahul Gandhi. He was questioning a decision that had found him guilty of defamation due to his comments about the “Modi surname.” Despite being asked to say sorry, Rahul Gandhi chose not to apologize.
Justice BR Gavai mentioned that the results of Gandhi’s conviction are important because they will also impact the rights of the people who voted for him.
Rahul Gandhi Wiki
|Date of Birth||June 19, 1970|
|Age||53 years old (2023)|
|Parents||Rajiv Gandhi (Father)|
Sonia Gandhi (Mother)
|Siblings||Priyanka Gandhi (Sister)|
|Lok Sabha Member||4 Times|
|Net worth||Rs. 15 to 20 Crore|
About Rahul Gandhi
The popular Indian National Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was born on June 19, 1970, in New Delhi. He belongs to one of the most powerful political families in the world, the Gandhi family. He is the former president of the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Indian Parliament.
Rahul represented the constituencies of Amethi, Uttar Pradesh, and Wayanad, Kerala, in the Lok Sabha. Till 2019, he was the president of the Indian National Congress (INC). Rahul Gandhi is also the chairperson of the Indian Youth Congress, the National Students Union of India, and a trustee of the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation and Charitable Trust.
In March 2023, Rahul Gandhi was disqualified from the Parliament due to a speech he made against Prime Minister Narendra Modi related to his surname.
Rahul Gandhi Family
Rahul Gandhi is the son of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Italian-born Sonia Gandhi, who later became the president of the Indian National Congress. Gandhi is also the grandson of former Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Feroz Gandhi.
He is also the great-grandson of the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru. He also has a sister named Priyanka Vadra, and his brother-in-law is Robert Vadra. Rahul is the nephew of Maneka Gandhi and Sanjay Gandhi, and Varun Gandhi, who is a prominent leader of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), is his cousin.
Rahul Gandhi Education
Gandhi did his initial schooling at St. Columbia School in New Delhi, and later he moved to the prestigious Doon School in Dehradun. After completing his schooling, he went to St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi, for his undergraduate.
During his second year of graduation, Rahul Gandhi moved to Harward University. In 1991, his father Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated; after that, he was transferred to Rollins College in Florida, USA, due to security concerns. Gandhi graduated in 1994 from Rollins College with a bachelor’s degree.
After completing his bachelor’s degree, he moved to Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1995, and from there he obtained an M.Phil. degree in philosophy.
Rahul Gandhi Career
Before starting his career as a politician, Rahul Gandhi worked with Monitor Group, a management consulting firm based in London for three years. After that, he came back to India in 2002 to set up his technology consultancy in Mumbai, where he led his team as the Director.
In the year 2004, Rahul Gandhi announced that he would contest the 14th general elections from his father’s former constituency of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. He won the elections from that seat and was elected to the 14th Lok Sabha.
|Year (Position held)||Designation|
|2004||Member of 14th Lok Sabha (1st Term)|
Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs (2004-06)
|2006||Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development (2006-09)|
|2007||General Secretary of Indian National Congress (2007-13)|
Chairperson of Indian Youth Congress (2007-20)
Chairperson of NSUI (2007-20)
|2009||Elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd Term)|
Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development
Member, Consultative Committee on Rural Development
|2013||Vice President of Indian National Congress (INC) (2013-16)|
|2014||Elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term)|
Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs
Member, Consultative Committee on Ministry of Finance
Member, Consultative Committee on Corporate Affairs
|2017||President of Indian National Congress (2017-19)|
|2019||Elected to 17th Lok Sabha (4th Term)|
Member, Standing Committee on Defence
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of External Affairs
|2023 (Present)||Member of Indian Parliament|
Rahul Gandhi Girlfriend
These days, pictures of Rahul Gandhi from a recent US trip are being shared on social media. In the viral pictures, he can be seen with an unknown girl who is said to be his girlfriend. Until now, there has been no other information available regarding this mystery woman.
Although this is not the first time Rahul Gandhi’s name has been associated with a woman, Earlier, it was reported that Veronique Cartelli, a Spanish architect from Venezuela, is dating Rahul Gandhi, but the rumored couple did not confirm their relationship.
After that, Rahul’s name was linked with the Princess of Afghanistan, Noal Zaher, but it was merely a rumor, and again, no official update was given by any of them.
Rahul Gandhi’s Net Worth
Rahul Gandhi belongs to a powerful and wealthy family, and he has been elected as a Lok Sabha member four times. As per his affidavit filed in 2019, his assets were worth over 15.88 crores, and he had a liability of 72 lakhs. As per estimation, his net worth in 2023 will be around 15-20 crores. Rahul earns his major income through government salaries, and he currently lives in a government-allotted bungalow.
Rahul Gandhi FAQ’s
A. Rahul Gandhi is 53 years old.
A. Rahul Gandhi holds a bachelor’s and an M.Phil degree.
A. As per estimates his net worth in 2023 will be between 15-20 crores.
A. Rahul Gandhi studied at Trinity College, Rollins College, Harward College, and St. Stephens College.
A. Rahul Gandhi is the great-grandson of the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru.