Rahul Gandhi visits Wayanad after Lok Sabha win
June 8, 2019
Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who won in Wayanad with majority votes for last Lok Sabha elections, reached his constituency for a three day visit. This is his first visit to the small hill town of Kerala after his win. He will be at Wayanad till Sunday where he will meet Congress workers and have interactive sessions with them. Rahul Gandhi had won at Wayanad with a huge majority of over two lakh votes.
I will be in Wayanad, Kerala starting this afternoon and till Sunday to meet citizens & Congress Party workers. It's a packed schedule with over 15 public receptions planned over the next 3 days-Rahul Gandhi, President, Congress Party
Apart from Wayanad, Rahul is expected to visit nearby Kozhikode and Malappuram districts as well. Rahul's three day visit is just before Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Kerala over the weekend.
"Sri #RahulGandhi will be in his parliamentary constituency of #Wayanad, Kerala, where he will interact with the people and discuss their problems, tweeted Anita Mina.
"WELCOME TO WAYANAD, KERALA dear @RahulGandhi Ji, tweeted Rasyn Rose.
After Congress party faced a huge defeat for Lok Sabha elections, Rahul said that he wants to quit the party. He even submitted his resignation which was rejected by the Congress Working Committee (CWC). According to reports, the party has still not been able to find a successor for Rahul Gandhi who belongs to Nehru's family. They have been ruling the Congress party for many decades. Rahul, who also stood from Amethi, a threshold of the Gandhi's, lost the elections to BJP candidate Smriti Irani.