Lucknow: Bad weather Wednesday night delayed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi`s return to Delhi from here.
Rahul`s aircraft was to take off from Bakshi ka Talav airport at the Air Force station on the city outskirts at around 9 pm but continuous rains prevented the take-off,
Congress sources said.
They said the Congress leader finally boarded a commercial plane which took off from the city at 1:30 am.
Earlier they had said that Rahul was expected to leave for Delhi tomorrow.