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Outlook-MDRA Opinion Poll

69% feel Rahul and Priyanka's entry into active politics will help improve Congress' chances.

Outlook-MDRA Opinion Poll
Outlook-MDRA Opinion Poll
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Outlook-MDRA Opinion Poll

Rural Urban Total
Should Rahul and Priyanka enter active politics?
Yes 71 70 70
No 18 23 20
Don't Know 11 7 10
YES: Bangalore 73, Chennai 32, Delhi 80, Patna 81, Calcutta 71, Lucknow 90, Mumbai 57, Pune 79
Will their entry into politics enthuse young voters?
Yes 68 67 67
No 21 24 22
Don't Know 11 9 11
YES: Bangalore 68, Chennai 36, Delhi 82, Patna 82, Calcutta 71, Lucknow 84, Mumbai 41, Pune 74
Which of the two do you see as the inheritor of the Nehru-Gandhi mantle?
Rahul 31 26 28
Priyanka 52 45 49
Don't Know 24
Priyanka: Bangalore 46, Chennai 29, Delhi 52, Patna 65, Calcutta 57, Lucknow 44, Mumbai 71, Pune 22
Are you put off by the prospect of dynastic rule?
Yes 34 40 37
No 44 39 41
Don't Know 22 21 22
NO: Bangalore 36, Chennai 10, Delhi 72, Patna 64, Calcutta 49, Lucknow 27, Mumbai 46, Pune 27
Should they limit themselves to campaigning or contest elections?
Only  Campaign 24 30 27
Should not enter politics 15
Contest election 57 49 53
Don’t know 5
Contest: Bangalore 53, Chennai 22, Delhi 79, Patna 69, Calcutta 45, Lucknow 56, Mumbai 48, Pune 50
Will their entry into politics help improve Congress’ chances?
Yes 72 66 69
No 21 28 24
Don't Know 7 6 7
YES: Bangalore 69, Chennai 47, Delhi 81, Patna 79, Calcutta 63, Lucknow 85, Mumbai 59, Pune 70
Only the children of Indian parents should be eligible to become PM? (Pramod Mahajan’s view)
Yes 45 40 43
No 47 52 49
Don't Know 8 8 8
YES: Bangalore 80, Chennai 14, Delhi 47, Patna 33, Calcutta 30, Lucknow 51, Mumbai 35, Pune 54

METHODOLOGY
The Outlook poll was conducted in both urban and rural areas. The polling agency, Market & Development Research Associate (MDRA), a part of the CMS group, conducted the survey in Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Calcutta, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai and Pune, and the rural areas adjoining them. In all, 800 respondents were covered.
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