Rahul Gandhi to visit Mumbai Friday

Last Updated: Thu, Feb 28, 2013 16:20 hrs

Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will arrive here Friday on a day's visit -- his first to Maharashtra after being appointed the party's No.2.

Shortly after arrival in the morning, Gandhi will have a meeting with the district Congress committee and block Congress presidents of Mumbai, an official said here Thursday.

This will be followed by a meeting with elected members of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation.

Later, he will attend an extended executive meeting of the Mumbai Regional Congress Committee (MRCC).

A MRCC office-bearer said Gandhi was also likely to seek views of leaders on appointments to various key posts in Mumbai district and the state, pending since some time.

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