SP skips Rahul Gandhi's Iftar event, PM Modi's fitness challenge gets discussed

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WION Web Team Delhi, India Jun 13, 2018, 09.55 PM (IST)

Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi hosted an Iftar party on Wednesday night for a number of diplomats and political dignitaries. Former president Pranab Mukherjee was among prominent political figures who attended an event.

According to reports, the Samajwadi Party was not represented at the event with no one from the party attending the function.


According to sources, Rahul Gandhi called PM Modi's fitness video bizarre while ex-President Pranab Mukherjee did not respond to the query. CPM leader Sitaram Yechury did not want to comment on the same and asked to be excused, "hume to chor do," he demanded. 

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ex-Presidents, Smt Pratibha Patil, Hamid Ansari were also spotted at the event along with Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, former Member of Parliament Sharad Yadav among other eminent political personalities and foreign dignitaries.