BJP wants to run India like an RSS branch: Rahul Gandhi


Addressing a convention of the National Students Union of India (NSUI), Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi atacked the RSS ideology and urged the NSUI student activistshe urged student activists to “stop the government” from imposing that ideology.

“The BJP wants to run India like an RSS shakha (branch). The complexity of India and its ideologies are filled in this room, this is the strength of Congress party. Outsiders think this is disorder… Wherever they want to bring the order of the shakha, you take the disorder of the Congress party,” he said.

“RSS does not allow debate or dialogue, discipline is used as excuse to murder individuality….an excuse to silence lakhs. They raise their arms like they did in Germany. I won’t even do that,” the Congress vice president further added quipped.


During his speech, Rahul Gandhi also took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he invited his predecessor Dr Manmohan Singh for an hour-long lesson in how to run the economy.