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Congress to auction Lok Sabha tickets online

24, Feb 2014 By Amol Khanolkar

Post Rahul Gandhi appointment as Congress chief they have been a front-runner in political innovations. After 1st initiative of Rahul primaries for 20 Lok Sabha seats. Congress would be auctioning many seats via an online portal.

Congress tickets for auction
The auction listing (click here for larger view)

Faking News reports didn’t manage to get in touch with Rahul Gandhi as he was on vacation campaigning in some remote undisclosed location. However Rajeev Shukla was available for comments . He said, “This was a way of reaching to Common People. We want to make everything available within the reach of Common man. After ruling over for 10 years we want the next generation of Common People to take us ahead.”

However post that on condition of anonymity he said, “In past we used make lot of revenue by giving seats for crores. But gone are those days. Most of our colleagues have made most of these 10 years. They we and our allies have earned enough for last 10 years. We need some time off to enjoy with our families. In my case even IPL has helped me to grow at faster pace.”

Bid should be in range  Rs.0- 32 (cost of living per day). To ensure fair chance for all under privileged and those who are still below poverty even after so many schemes.They would be chosen based on lucky draw.