Hugplomacy Row: CM Yogi suggests Congress Supremo to perform positive politics

16 January, 2018, 01:16 | Author: Katrina Soto
  • Ahead of his Amethi visit, poster depicts Rahul Gandhi Lord Rama, PM Modi Ravana

At Salon in Amethi, Rahul targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and promised to bring back a food park to the district.

Meanwhile, Rahul Gandhi is on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Amethi.

Congress MLC from Amethi Deepak Singh was caught on camera abusing a police officer, a media report said.

Rahul Gandhi will address a meeting at Salon in Rae Bareli where Salon Nagar Panchayat has organised a programme to greet him. The Congress was prompt in releasing the pictures of Mr. Gandhi, a red tika smeared on his forehead, performing the Khichdi daan, with saffron and yellow threads tied to his wrist.

Later, he will drive straight to Amethi and take some rest at the Munshiganj guest house.

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Party workers are excited by Rahul Gandhi's elevation and have planned a grand reception for their leader in Amethi.

He further said Rahul Gandhi should utilize his energy in the development of the nation. "He has a personal rapport with party leaders and workers in Uttar Pradesh".

Gandhi is now set to focus on Uttar Pradesh and plans to give a morale boost to party cadres for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Not only Rahul Gandhi but the UP CM also made reference of SP chief and former chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav asking him rein in his party workers who were indulging in anti-social activities vitiating the atmosphere even in Lucknow.



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