Bhubaneswar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit Odisha every month till the general elections, Congress Odisha In-charge Jitendra Singh said here on Wednesday.
Speaking on Rahul’s scheduled visit to Odisha on January 25, Mr Singh said “This will be Rahul Gandhi’s first tour to Odisha in 2019. He will attend public rallies and meet party workers during his visit on January 25. Besides, he is scheduled to visit the State every month for the next three months.”
Mr Singh further said that during his visit, Mr Gandhi will target both the ruling BJD and BJP since both the parties have betrayed the people.
“Gandhi family is closely associated with Odisha since long. Rahul has a special place in his heart for the people of Odisha, especially the tribal and the underprivileged population in the state,” Mr Singh said.
Replying to questions on several leaders quitting the pary recently, Mr Singh said, “There might be some vested interest behind it.”