Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be on a single day visit to Rajasthan on October 23. During the visit, the Gandhi scion will address huge public rallies in Churu and Kheldi towns of Alwar district.
Meanwhile, the rally of All India Congress Committee (AICC) president and chairperson of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, Sonia Gandhi, which was scheduled to be held on October 22 in Jaipur, has been postponed.
Party sources said that now Sonia Gandhi’s rally may take place by the end of this month. A meeting of the party office bearers was convened and chaired by Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) chief Chandrabhan on Saturday to discuss the preparation about Rahul Gandhi’s visit.
Both Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi have held two rallies each in different divisions. This tour of the Congress vice-president is considered as the last visit to Rajasthan before Assembly polls.
Party leaders informed that in the meeting chaired by the PCC chief, party units of Jaipur, Bharatpur and Bikaner have been asked to ensure huge strength at these rallies.
The party leaders informed that on October 13 meeting of Churu District Congress Committee has been called while on October 14 Alwar District Congress Committee will hold meeting for Rahul Gandhi’s meeting.
In all the five states where Assembly elections are due this year including Rajasthan, Rahul has been the start campaigner of Congress in these Assembly elections also to counter BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narenedra Modi.
Congress started the rallied of senior leaders with rally of Rahul Gandhi on September 11 in Salumber. Later on September 19 another rally was held in Baran of Kota district. Now, on October 23 Rahul Gandhi will hold two rallies in Bikaner and Bharatpur division. On the contrary BJP has hold only one rally of its star campaigner Narenedra Modi in Rajasthan.
Meanwhile sources in party informed that rally of Sonia Gandhi scheduled in Jaipur on October 22 has been postponed. The rally may now take place either on October 28 or on 29. The official confirmation has not received but party is eager to hold Sonia’s rally in this month only.
Sonia too to follow suit
Sonia’s rally scheduled for Oct 22 has been postponed. The rally may now take place either on Oct 28 or 29
The official confirmation has not received but party is eager to hold Sonia Gandhi’s rally in October only
Party sources said that the party has started making preparations for the rallies of Rahul and Sonia Gandhi.