So­nia, Priyanka to visit UP to­day, first after poll drub­bing

DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition - - FRONT PAGE - Ra­jiv Sri­vas­tava cor­re­spon­[email protected]­

Luc­know: Both UPA chair­per­son So­nia Gandhi and Congress gen­eral sec­re­tary Priyanka Vadra would be on their first visit to Ut­tar Pradesh on Wed­nes­day after Lok Sabha poll 2019 re­sults.

While So­nia is be­lieved to be visit­ing Rae Bareli on a day­long visit as a Thanks­giv­ing ges­ture, Priyanka Vadra will be hold­ing an in­tro­spec­tion meet­ing with the Congress work­ers of the 42 con­stituen­cies of eastern UP, she was in charge of.

Ear­lier, Priyanka was sched­uled to reach Rae Bareli on a two-day visit on June 11 evening. Sources in Congress said Priyanka’s pro­gramme was post­poned till June 12 as she would now be ac­com­pa­nied by her mother and newly-elected Rae Bareli MP So­nia Gandhi.

Though no of­fi­cial pro­gramme of So­nia Gandhi has been re­leased till the fil­ing of the re­port, sources said her visit to Rae Bareli is con­firmed. Both So­nia and Priyanka are ex­pected to land at Fur­sat Ganj airstrip at 11 am. From there, both mother and daughter are ex­pected to reach Bhuea­mau Guest House where they will be meet­ing work­ers and hold­ing meet­ings at var­i­ous level.

So­nia will be meet­ing re­gional rep­re­sen­ta­tives and the team which worked hard to en­sure her win from the Rae Bareli LS con­stituency. The meet­ing is ex­pected to be held at 5 pm on Wed­nes­day.

So­nia Gandhi & Priyanka Vadra

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