Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi And Jairam Ramesh

Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi And Jairam Ramesh

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Manmohan Singh, India's prime minister, center, watches as Jairam Ramesh, rural development minister, right, hands an award to Sonia Gandhi, president of the Congress Party and chairman of the national advisory council, for her to present to the award's recipient during the inauguration of the 6th Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in New Delhi, on Feb. 2, 2012.