Rahul Gandhi to meet party leaders, students in Punjab

Last Updated: Tue, Oct 09, 2012 11:20 hrs

Chandigarh, Oct 9 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Amritsar Wednesday as part of his two-day trip to Punjab, a senior Congress leader said here Tuesday.

Rahul will be addressing a rally of youth of the party at Attari, close to the India-Pakistan international border, 30 km from Amritsar.

"He will be meeting state and district Congress leaders, MPs, MLAs and heads of frontal organisations in Amritsar," Punjab Congress president and former chief minister Amarinder Singh told IANS here.

On Thursday, the second day of his tour, Rahul Gandhi will meet party leaders at the state Congress headquarters in Chandigarh. He is also set to address students at Panjab University campus, where a rally is being organised by the National Students Union of India (NSUI).

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