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How Manish Tewari has recovered lost ground

Tewari was the one who invited Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to an interaction with the top bosses of the Atlantic Foundation

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Those who said former information and broadcasting minister had fallen out of favour with Vice-President seem to be wrong. had declined to contest the 2014 Lok Sabha election from Punjab on the grounds that he was facing medical problems. This was seen as a ploy to get out of fighting an election he thought he had no chance of winning. The air was thick with rumours that Gandhi had taken a dim view of this move. But it was Tiwari who invited Gandhi to an interaction with the top bosses of the Atlantic Foundation, an American think tank where is a fellow. Later, when Gandhi went to the US last month, it was who showcased him at a meeting hosted by the Atlantic Council. Clearly, lost ground has been recovered.

First Published: Sat, October 14 2017. 22:31 IST
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