Mayank Gandhi

Mayank Gandhi is a social activist from India. He was previously a member of the core committee in the India Against Corruption movement, and a national executive member of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
Around 2011, Gandhi became a part of the India Against Corruption (IAC) movement and a member of its 24-person "core committee", which was officially the full extent of the movement in a formal organisational sense.  Gandhi also served as a member of the national executive of the AAP until 2015, besides acting as the party's head in Maharashtra. His unit was disbanded because of differences with the party chief Arvind Kejriwal.  In 2015, he resigned from the party's national executive.

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‘In the first NC meeting after AAP’s creation, Arvind had said: “This party is not the property of 300 founding members but of the lakhs and crores of people in this country.” This refreshing stance shifted over time, got corrupted by power . . . till, one day, Arvind told me: I do not want intellectuals in the party, just people who say “Bharat Mata ki Jai”.’

Authored by a former member of the Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) National Executive, AAP & Down is an...

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