Pranab welcomes Priyanka’s remarks on joining politics

April 13th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS  

Priyanka Gandhi Baharampur, (West Bengal), April 13 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday welcomed Priyanka Gandhi’s comments that she was not averse to joining politics.
“I welcome it,” Mukherjee told reporters here after filing his nomination for the Jangipur Lok Sabha constituency.

Replying to questions from reporters in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi, where she is campaigning for her brother Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka said Sunday: “As I am growing older I have realised ‘never’ is a bad thing to say… I am not going to say ‘never’… but I don’t think that is what I want to do.”

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