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I have not been fast-tracked: Karti Chidambaram

Interview with Congress LS candidate from Sivaganga & Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son

Karti Chidambaram
Karti Chidambaram

Congress nominee from Sivaganga and Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram says he has been working for the party since 1996. In an interview with Sanjay Jog, Karti defends his father’s decision not to contest the polls and the government's management of the economy in difficult circumstances. Excerpts: The BJP has accused your father of turning his back on an electoral fight. Is he not ready to face the public? My father has contested nine elections since 1977. He has won seven terms to the Lok Sabha. He has a proven record of winning ...