Pranab, Rahul likely to visit J&K

Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi are expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir.

Last Updated: May 08, 2010, 19:54 PM IST

Srinagar: Union Finance Minister Pranab
Mukherjee and Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi are
expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir.

"Mukherjee and Gandhi have accepted the invitation of the
president of Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee
Saif-ud-din Soz to visit Kashmir. Both leaders will convey the
dates of their visit as early as possible," a party spokesman
told agency here.
The invitation was extended to Mukherjee and Gandhi by Soz
during his separate meetings with them in the union capital
late last evening, he said.
During their proposed visit to the state, the spokesman
said Gandhi would address a public rally while Mukherjee will
address an invited audience and Congress workers in connection
with the ongoing 125th foundation day celebrations.

PTI