Silchar : Congress star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi will be making her maiden visit to Assam tomorrow to campaign for Congress in Silchar. As the Lok Sabha Elections are underway in the country, the India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary is scheduled to attend a roadshow in Silchar to campaign for their party candidate and sitting MP Sushmita Dev. Dev is contesting from the Silchar seat.
As per reports, the road show is expected to start around 10 am. They are expecting a huge crowd.
It may be mentioned that this will be the first time that Priyanka will make a visit to the state as a Congress leader.
It may be mentioned that Priyanka joined the party in the month of January. He is the party’s general-secretary for eastern Uttar Pradesh, overseeing an area containing one of the constituencies of the current prime minister Narendra Modi.
Her entry is regarded as a major boost to the Congress party’s campaign ahead of the Lok Sabha elections as she is considered a charismatic campaigner with a presence and appearance resembling her grandmother and former prime minister of India Indira Gandhi.
Silchar will go to polls in the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections. It will witness a contest between the Congress and BJP.