Syed Firdaus Ashraf and photographer Hitesh Harisinghani visit Amethi, the Congress bastion in Uttar Pradesh, to find its residents trapped in the the power-play between the state government and the Centre.
Everyone knows that Amethi in Uttar Pradesh is perhaps the most high-profile parliamentary constituency in the country, and its MP is Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi.
Now, a simple question: Guess the duration of loadshedding in Amethi, when residents in Gandhi's stronghold do not have electricity?
Yes, you read that right.
Image: Rahul Gandhi with his mother, Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, on the way to filing his nomination in Sultanpur, Amethi. Photograph: Pawan Kumar/Reuters
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