Congress ‘manifesto’ would be released by Rahul Gandhi in March

Vastavam web: The ruling Congress’ manifesto for the coming assembly polls in Karnataka would be released by AICC president Rahul Gandhi next month, the party said today.It would be presented to the electorate between March 10 and 15, manifesto committee chairman M Veerappa Moily told reporters here in the presence of party leader and former union minister Margaret Alva and Karnataka IT-BT Minister Priyank Kharge.Moily said the manifesto’s highlights would include eradication of poverty, hunger, upgrading slums, and creation of wealth.

Before bringing out the document, Congress will have detailed deliberations with each segment of society, Moily, a former chief minister of the state, said. It would also have in detail the works carried out by the Siddaramaiah government in the last five years.