, the Union minister for textiles talks about her plans for the Nehru-Gandhi pocket borough Amethi, which is still her second home although she lost to Rahul Gandhi in 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
Smriti here also takes on political attacks that border on misogyny, and argues for a round-table between all political parties to address this issue. What is this enigma behind a very combative leader? I think that when you do not belong to a very, very successful economic stratum and you make it from scratch, there is always a chip on your shoulder and I think that chip on your shoulder becomes a combative element in your personality.
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So anybody who is not silent enough or coy enough is called combative.
In 2014, India's most acceptable (daughter) of Amethi when you contested the Lok Sabha polls from the pocket borough of the Nehru-Gandhis against Rahul Gandhi. I went to Amethi in 2014 because the party decided to field me from that Lok Sabha constituency.
It continued to be a free-fall for Ro I as they finished the day perilously-placed at 206 for 9, trailing by 152 runs.
Only Pujara provided stoic resistance and scored a well-measured 86.
So anybody who sees you in that position, where you fight out on every small thing, they tell you that ‘Oh, take it easy. ’ But then I came into politics because I wanted to take a stand.