Rahul Gandhi is Vice President of Indian National Congress and served as the chairperson of Indian Youth Congress and National Students Union of India. Under his leadership IYC and NSUI saw an increase in number of members from two lakh to 25 lakh. He is the son of former Prime Minister of India, late Rajiv Gandhi. His father and grandmother have served as Prime Ministers of India, until they got assassinated. He will contest Lok Sabha elections 2014 from Amethi, as a Member of Parliament.