Which Congressmen are Dalit guests

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Lucknow:  300 Dalit families in Uttar Pradesh will have VIP house-guests on Friday night. The occasion, incidentally, is Gandhi Jayanti.

Congress district heads across the state will spend the night at a Dalit hut, following Rahul Gandhi's recent example in Shravasti.

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Here's the 'who's who' list of Congressmen who will sleepover at Dalit homes in their respective districts:

  • Moradabad: Mohammad Azharuddin, Congress MP
  • Ferozabad: Raj Babbar, Congress candidate for Lok Sabha by-election
  • Shahjahanpur: Jitin Prasada, Minister of State
  • Mau: Jagdambika Pal, former Chief Minister
  • Pratapgarh: Pramod Tiwari, Congress' leader in the UP Assembly
  • Allahabad: Rita Bahuguna, UP Congress chief; she spent two weeks in judicial custoday in July, for alleged derogatory remarks against Mayawati
  • Barabanki: P L Punia, Congress' Dalit face in the state; used to be a close aide of Mayawati
  • Farrukhabad: Salman Khursheed, Congress MP
  • Shravasti: Vinay Pandey, Former minister
  • Bahraich: Kamal Kishore Commando
  • Faizabad: Nirmal Khatri, Congress MP
  • Jhansi: Pradip Jain Aditya, Congress MP
  • Kanpur: Shriprakash Jaiswal, Congress MP
  • Unnao: Annu Tandon, Congress MP and social worker



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