Rahul Gandhi meets Gujarat Congress MLAs from behind a ‘barricade’, Twitter reacts

Earlier today, Gujarat Congress MLAs (whichever remain in Congress after the high drama Rajya Sabha elections earlier this month) went to meet the Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi in Delhi:

//platform.twitter.com/widgets.jsRahul Gandhi posted the photographs of him meeting the MLAs, which showed that MLAs were standing behind a barricade while meeting him:

MLAs behind a metal barricade

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Soon, social media reacted to this and compared Sonia and Rahul to a “queen” and a “prince”:

Others even pointed out the disrespect shown towards the elected representatives.

Some even pointed out how this elitism is not really the best way to behave when the grand old party is fighting for survival.

When the photograph got a lot of flak, Gujarat Congress President Bharat Solanki came to rescue and accused the BJP of spreading selective pictures, forgetting that the pictures were actually tweeted by Rahul Gandhi himself.

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