Sonia Gandhi To Fly Overseas For Medical Examinations; Rahul, Priyanka To Join
Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will travel with Congress President Sonia Gandhi while she receives medical attention overseas, the party said on August 23. However, the group made no mention of definite departure date or the destinations they would be visiting. "She will also visit her ailing mother before she returns to New Delhi," said a statement from Congress national secretary… read-more
Tags: Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, health checkup, Congress
Courtesy: India Today
Priyanka Gandhi Pulled Into Van By Delhi Female Police Officers, Arrested During Congress Protest
While Priyanka Gandhi, the general secretary of the Congress party, demonstrated against unemployment and rising prices, Delhi Police arrested her outside the party's offices in the nation's capital on August 5. The footage, provided by news agency ANI, shows Delhi policewomen constables carrying Priyanka Gandhi to a police truck. Before being… read-more
Tags: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, congress protest, arrest, Congress, Delhi
Courtesy: Zee news
Congress delegation To Visit Lalitpur To Meet Family Of Rape Victim
A six-member delegation of the Congress party is set to visit Lalitpur to meet the family of a rape victimn, on the directions of the party General Secretary, Priyanka Gandhi. Earlier on 4th May, the Uttar Pradesh police had arrested the Station House Officer (SHO) who had allegedly raped a minor girl when she was at a police station in the Lalitpur district, to file a complaint.
Tags: Crime, rape, Congress, priyanka gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Priyanka Gandhi Slams CM Yogi, BJP & SP: UP Assembly Elections
General Secretary of Congress Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on February 23, slammed the BJP and SP, for diverting people attention. During the UP Assembly elections, Gandhi said the opposition are focusing on terrorist act, avoiding women issues, unemployment and other youth issues in the State. She slammed CM Yogi Adityanath for not speaking of stray cattle issue, but lecturing people over terrorism, diminishing common people's issue.
Tags: up assembly elections, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Indian National Congress, Unemployment, Women Empowerment
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Priyanka Gandhi Clarifies Yogi's Rift Allegations With Rahul: UP Election
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on February 13, ruled out allegations of rift with Rahul Gandhi. In an interview, the Congress leader said, "I can sacrifice my life for my brother, even he can do that same for me. There is conflict in BJP not in Congress". Hitting back at CM Yogi Adityanath, Ms Vadra said, "It looks he is stating this in light of rift between him, Modij, and Amit Shah".
Tags: rift, Political Parties, Yogi Adityanath, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Rahul Gandhi
Priyanka Gandhi Supports Hijab, Says Women Can Wear Anything They Want
Taking a dig at the recent Hijab row of Karnataka, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said, women can wear whatever they want. Taking to Twitter, Priyanka said, "Whether it's a bikini, a ghoonghat, a pair of jeans or a hijab. It's a woman's right to decide what she wants to wear. It's a right GUARANTEED by the Constitution of India. Stop harassing woman #LadkihoonLadSaktiHoon."
Tags: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Hijab Row, Karnataka Hijab Row, Twitter, Indian National Congress
Courtesy: One India
Former BJP Leaders Sudip Barman & Ashish Kumar Join Congress On Feb 8
Former BJP leaders Sudip Kumar Barman and Ashish Kumar Saha joined the opposition Congress on February 8. Notably, on February 7, they resigned from BJP in Tripura, after the BJP removed Barman from the ministry post due to anti-party activities. Ahead of joining the Congress, two leaders met with former Congress President Rahul Gandhi and General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi. The developments came ahead of 2023 Tripura Assembly elections.
Tags: Tripura, Bharatiya Janata Party, Indian National Congress, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Among Congress' Star Campaigners: UP Polls
Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections, Congress has released a list of 30-star campaigners for the first phase on January 24. Among the star campaigners are party chief Sonia Gandhi, former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ashok Gehlot, a few G-23 leaders, former JNU student Kanhaiya Kumar, and other leaders. Meanwhile, brief meetings and door-to-door campaigns will be held by senior leaders.
Tags: Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Congress Party, Elections, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Congress Releases Party Manifesto For UP Assembly Elections 2022
The Congress leaders Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, on January 21, released party manifesto for the UP Assembly polls. Emphasising on youth and women empowerment, the manifesto include employment, to waive off examination fees and other youth oriented promises. Named as "Bharati Vidhan" the INC manifesto put focus on youths of Uttar Pradesh. Notably, INC released 166 MLA candidates for UP Assembly elections, from February… read-more
Tags: Indian National Congress, Party Manifesto, uttar pradesh assembly elections 2022, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Priyanka Gandhi Hints To Be Congress CM Face In UP
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi, on January 21, hinted to be the "CM face" of the party in Uttar Pradesh. During the manifesto release for the UP Assembly elections, Gandhi said, "Do you see any other face?" She further added, "You can see my face everywhere". Her statement created speculations, however an official announcement for the CM face is awaited. Notably, Congres lost 2017 UP elections in Uttar Pradesh.
Tags: UP assembly election, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, UP CM, Indian National Congress, manifesto