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Congress party

Indian women participate in a Congress party 'Form Collection' function at Dehgam town of Gandhinagar district, some 40 kms from Ahmedabad. 'Own home' or 'Ghar nu ghar' scheme was declared by Gujarat Congress under its 12-point poll agenda and if elected in the December 2012 state assembly elections the party promises to give houses at low rates to women members of homeless families.Getty Images