Going through a barrage of media queries about Rahul Gandhi skipping the Congress Basis Day occasion, the AICC spokesperson claimed that he went overseas to fulfill his ailing grandmother, a purpose the social gathering had cited as soon as up to now too when Gandhi made one other international journey.
Talking to media individuals, Priyanka Vadra expressed assist to the agitating farmers however turned away as quickly as reporters requested her about her brother’s absence. With ailing Sonia not turning up on the social gathering headquarters and Rahul skipping the occasion to go overseas forward of the New 12 months’s eve, senior chief AK Antony did the honours of hoisting the Congress flag on the 24 Akbar Highway customary basis day occasion, which additionally occurred to be his birthday.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, the main mild of the social gathering’s pro-change group, was conspicuously positioned subsequent to Antony on the rostrum together with AICC normal secretary (organisation) KC Venugopal and AICC in-charge of administration Pawan Banswal with CWC members and different AICC functionaries, together with Vadra –– lined as much as salute the social gathering flag. In a digital handle as a part of the “#SelfieWithTiranga’ organised by the Congress social media, Sonia mentioned Congress which fought for Independence ought to strengthen itself via unity to struggle “the environment of authoritarianism now prevailing which is taking the nation again to the preIndependent state of affairs…”