Sonia, Rahul, Manmohan to campaign for Congress in Gujarat
Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be the star campaigners for the party candidates in Gujarat in the general elections.
Gujarat Congress spokesperson Manish Doshi today said the party has prepared a list of 40 star campaigners, who will address more than 150 public rallies and carry out road shows, discussions and other election programmes. The list of star campaigners includes names of senior Congress leaders, Union Ministers, Chief Ministers, and Bollywood actors.
The list includes Ahmed Patel, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Sachin Pilot, Raj Babbar, Prithviraj Chavan, Anand Sharma, Arjun Modhwadia,Shankersinh Vaghela, Md Azharuddin, Sandeep Dixit and Nagma. Cricketer-turned-politician Mohammad Kaif and Bollywood actors Sunil Shetty and Mahima Chaudhari will also campaign for the party. Gujarat will go to single phase polling on April 30 for 26 Lok Sabha seats.
(Posted on 10-04-2014)