AP Cong leaders meet Sonia to discuss youth wing drive
New Delhi: Two Andhra Pradesh Congress
leaders today met party president Sonia Gandhi here to discuss
the youth Congress membership drive in Southern states
including Tamil Nadu.
During the meeting, the MP, G Vivekanandan, and
former minister, G Vinod, told Gandhi that Congress general
secretary Rahul Gandhi`s visit to Tamil Nadu had been a great
success and there was a tremendous response from the youth of
Vivekanandan and Vinod told reporters at their
residence here that during the course of the meeting, Gandhi
had enquired about the health and well being of former Andhra
Pradesh chief minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy`s family following
his sudden demise.
Vivekanandan said that he and Vinod also apprised
Gandhi about the present political situation in the state and
expectation of the party workers to install YSR`s son
Jaganmohan Reddy as state`s Chief Minister.
"Congress president also took note of Jagan`s
capabilities and appreciated the manner in which he is taking
care of his Lok Sabha constituency," Vivekanandan said.
Vinod also pointed out that Gandhi has promised to
take a quick decision on the leadership issue in Andhra
Pradesh at the party`s core committee meeting after she gets
free from the Haryana and Maharashtra assembly polls
To a question whether there was any indication on the
leadership issue, the two Andhra Pradesh leaders said, "Sonia
Gandhi is considering all options."
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi pays tribute to Kargil war martyrs
- Parade and hang Tiger, not Yakub: Salman Khan
- India to give fresh dossier to Pakistan on Lakhvi, Dawood, Hafiz
- Veterans serve country but do not get their due, says Anna Hazare
- Salman's controversial tweet on Yakub Memon a 'contempt of court'?
- Watch: Yuvraj Singh takes up Shoaib Malik's challenge, puts on his dancing shoes
- Mann ki Baat: Govt to provide cashless treatment to road accident victims, says PM Modi
- SC to resume hearing on Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon's mercy plea on Tuesday
- Lalu Prasad Yadav arrested as RJD bandh cripples life in Bihar
- Exercise, healthy food prevent knee pain in adults with diabetes