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@RahulGandhi Blames the 1998 NDA government for freeing MMA .
Now let's rewind back to 1978

History that has been wiped out from public memory-
On 20 December 1978, two friends Bholanath Pandey and Devendra Pandey hijacked Indian Airlines plane IC 410 ferrying 132
passengers from Lucknow on its way to Delhi.
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Their demands ?
The hijackers had two demands -
1. Indira Gandhi, who was jailed after emergency, be immediately released from jail.
2. All cases against Sanjay Gandhi be immediately withdrawn.
What happened to the hijackers ?
1. When Indira Gandhi returned to power in 1980, Bholanath and Devendra Pandey were rewarded with tickets in UP assembly elections. Both won elections.
2. Bholanath Pandey became an MLA from Doaba (Ballia) in 1980 and remained an MLA till 1991.
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