Politics

Watch: In Conversation With Aditi Singh, 29-Year-Old Congress Candidate From Rae Bareli

The Congress nominee talks about being a young politician in Uttar Pradesh, her father’s legacy and more.

Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh: Aditi Singh, the Congress nominee from Rae Bareli, is the daughter of well-known strongman in the area, Akhilesh Singh. Akhilesh has been the MLA from the seat since 1993, from different parties. Akhilesh calls himself a ‘Modi fan’, but his daughter is contesting on a Congress ticket.

A day before the seat went to polls, Aditi sat down with The Wire to talk about being a young politician in Uttar Pradesh, her father’s legacy and more.