The closeness of Gandhi-Kapoor family is very popular and recently one journalist Rashid Kidwai who is close to Kapoor and Gandhi families both revealed many things in his book 'Neta Abhineta: Bollywood Star Power in India'
According to a report, in the book Rashid revealed, Raj Kapoor's granddaughter and famous actress Kareena Kapoor in 2002 said that she wanted to date Rahul Gandhi. In the book, Rahul Gandhi even was interested in watching Kareena Kapoor's films on the first day, first show.
Simi Grewal asked Kareena Kapoor in a chat show, whom she would love to date on this Kareena said, 'I say, but I don't know I should or not, it is controversial but Rahul Gandhi. I don't have a problem in knowing him and I have seen some pictures of him and think what it would be to know him. I belong from a film background and he belongs from a political background. So maybe the conversation between us will be nice.'
However, in 2009, Kareena totally neglected that statement and said, 'It is too old and I said it because our both surnames are popular. One day I would to host him and also want to look him as a PM but definitely, I don't want to date him.'