Sonia Gandhi reaches Kashi, embarks upon massive road show
Varanasi: Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi has reached the ‘city of temples’ to participate in a massive road show organised by the party. She landed at Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport to a warm welcome accorded by senior leaders including Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee president Raj Babbar, Pramod Tiwari, Shri Prakash Jaiswal, UP Chief Ministerial face Sheila Dixit and Rita Bahuguna Joshi.
- Sonia Gandhi will kick-start her rally from Ambedkar Park at 1.00 pm.
- The road show will cover various places in the city including Nadesar, Chowkaghat, Alaipur, Golgadda, Peelikothi and Maldahiya.
- She would garland statues of Mahatma Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi and Sardar Patel falling en route.
- Her rally will end at the Englishiyaline where Sonia Gandhi will garland the statue of Pandit Kamla Pati Tripathi.
- She will offer prayers at Vishwanath Temple before flying back to Delhi in evening.