Priyanka to campaign beyond Rae Bareli, Amethi in UP polls

Lucknow: Keeping poll bound Uttar Pradesh in mind on priority basis the Congress has decided to put Priyanka Vadra as its main campaigner for whole UP apart from Rae Barelli and Amethi.

After holding several meetings in past few months over Priyanka’s role in upcoming UP state assembly polls, the Congress has finally put its stamp on to field her as main campaigner for the party.

The Congress party spokesperson in Uttar Pradesh, Satya Dev Tripathi briefed media persons for the first time that Priyanka to move out from Rae Bareli and Amethi constituencies this time and will campaign in for party in whole Uttar Pradesh.

Ms. Vadra has campaigned in Rae Bareli and Amethi for Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in past which is the parliamentary constituency of Congress President and Vice President.

This time Priyanka will hold near about 150 public meetings across the state.

Congress is waiting for Rahul Gandhi to return from abroad, who is on vacations to made formal announcement in this regards at a convention in Lucknow in mid July, where Mr. Gandhi will launch the campaign and present Ms. Vadra as its leader.