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Rahul lends a helping hand to security official who slipped

Rahul Gandhi today came to the rescue of an intelligence official, who slipped and fell as the Congress leader breached security and tried to mingle with crowd during an election rally.
By HT Correspondent | PTI, Berhampur (wb)
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2009 07:08 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi today came to the rescue of an intelligence official, who slipped and fell as the Congress leader breached security and tried to mingle with crowd during an election rally.

Gandhi, who stepped off the dais to shake hands with people who surged towards him, bent down and lifted up the district intelligence official and enquired if he was hurt.

Earlier too, during a visit to Purulia and Bankura, the AICC General Secretary had tried to mingle with crowd breaching security.

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