He also assured them that "their interests will be suitably addressed in his party's manifesto".
Gandhi met the business executives of the Malaysia India Business Council, Asean India Business Council, Malaysian Associated Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Consortium of Indian Industries in Malaysia.
In response Gandhi assuaged their concerns and said: "We value actionable solutions over rhetoric. I assure you that your interests will be suitably addressed in the Congress Party's manifesto", the party added.
Originally a part of the AICC until 1946, the MIC has played a major role in the Malaysian Independence Movement.
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