Alwar, Apr 22 UNI | 3 months ago

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today held a roadshow here to garner votes for MoS Defence Jitendra Singh, who is seeking re-election from his home seat.

The Congress chief campaigner reached here this morning and participated in the road show on the final day of the campaign in this parliamentary constituency that goes to polls on Thursday.

Several party leaders including state party chief Sachin Pilot and Singh accompanied Mr Gandhi.

The former royal and two time MLA Jitendra Singh is a key functionary in the young Rahul brigade who is pitted against the BJP nominee Mahant Chandnath Yogi, said to be a close associate of Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev.

(Posted on 22-04-2014)