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Sonia Gandhi to skip Sunday's rallies in Maharashtra due to health reasons

Sunday, 20 April 2014 - 1:21pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: PTI
  • Sonia Gandhi Congress president Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has called off her Maharashtra visit which was to happen on Sunday due to health reasons, party sources said.

Sonia was scheduled to address campaign rallies in Nandurbar and Dhule in north Maharashtra and another one in Mumbai.

The Mumbai rally will be addressed by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar will also be present. At the Nandurbar and Dhule rallies, the Congress president has deputed Ghulam Nabi Azad and Raj Babbar, the sources said. 

Congress leader Mohan Prakash, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and MPCC President Manikrao Thakre will also be present at all the three rallies.




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