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Rahul Gandhi witness Vijender’s title clash amid Modi chants


New Delhi: It had been a happening Saturday in the capital as Indian star boxer Vijender Singh clinched WBO Asia Pacific Championship title, after beating former WBC European champion Kerry Hope.

Congress Vice-President, Rahul Gandhi was witnessed in the crowd to cheer Singh, but it didn’t go well for the Rahul as he was booed by the crowd at the capital’s Thyagaraj stadium.

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Sporting a grey t-shirt and denims, Gandhi walked into the stadium only to see a part of the crowd boo him and then chant ‘Modi, Modi’, referring to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Rahul Gandhi

However, Gandhi didn’t react to it with a smile back before leaving the stadium.

Meanwhile, the sporting event was witnessed by prominent faces of sports, entertainment and politics, including boxer M C Mary Kom, star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, cricketers Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina, actor Randeep Hooda.

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