Rahul Gandhi seen clubbing in viral video

NEW DELHI: Former Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was seen in a viral video at a nightclub in Kathmandu. The viral video apparently has a nightclub in the background with people around it seen drinking. The viral video came at a time when Congress is seen to be in a deep leadership crisis, with the party’s attempt to onboard poll strategist Prashant Kishor having failed.

Rahul Gandhi, who is in Kathmandu, reportedly attended a friend’s wedding a day ago. In the alleged video, the Congress leader is seen attending the party. The video has gone viral on various social media platforms. According to an article in the Kathmandu Post, Rahul Gandhi landed in the Nepalese capital on Monday afternoon.

The daily quotes Bhim Udas, a former Nepalese ambassador to Myanmar, as saying he invited Rahul Gandhi to attend his daughter’s wedding. Udas’ daughter Sumnima, a former CNN correspondent, is getting married to Nima Martin Sherpa, according to the Nepalese publication.

The Kathmandu Post report said that in August 2018, Rahul Gandhi visited Kathmandu on his way to Kailash Mansarovar. Rahul Gandhi was apparently in the viral video of a Lord of Rings nightclub. However, there is no independent authentication of the viral video content. Rahu Gandhi even during the Galwan Crisis when Indian and Chinese troops clashed each summer in controversy appealing to the Chinese envoy.

Congress is widely commented on in political circles as being in a leadership crisis. Just a few days ago, lengthy talks with polling strategist Prashant Kishor came to an abrupt end.

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Floyd N. Morlan