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Rahul Gandhi on visit to Meghalaya

NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi is on visit to Meghalaya from Tuesday to campaign for the party candidates for the assembly polls slated for February 27.

Meghalaya Congress president Vincent Pala told media that Gandhi who is schedule to artive in the capital of Shillong from Guwahati by a chopper at 1.30 in the afternoon will go to Jowai by car where he is addressing a mammoth rally in the afternoon.

This would be followed by his meeting with party leaders in Shillong and in the evening the party president attend a concert at the Polo Ground.

On Wednesday morning Gandhi is scheduled to interact prominent leaders, church heads along with the various tribal leaders in the capital. He, however, will not visit Tura this time since SPG has not allowed him to fly in Pawan Hans chopper.

State Congress leaders said Gandhi will address at least five rallies during the next two legs of campaign tours in Meghalaya.

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