JAIPUR: Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi will launch the party's election campaign in poll bound Rajasthan today. This has remained a BJP stronghold seat, from Jaipur today.
Gandhi scion will address number of party workers and leaders from every district at the Ramlila ground. He will reach the venue in a specially designed bus from Jaipur airport.
Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot said on Friday that Rahul Gandhi is coming here to launch the election campaign of the Congress party and will lead from the front. He added that Rahul will give the message of victory to the party workers and will tell how we are going to campaign in the next three months. Sachin Pilot also said that Congress workers will give the party president a historical and grand welcome.
Worth mention here Rahul Gandhi is coming to Rajasthan for the first time after becoming the Congress president. Jaipur is the city where Rahul was elevated as the vice-president of the Congress party, so this place has a lot of worth for the grand old party.
Sachin Pilot assured that the BJP was already anxious about losing the elections.
"The BJP has always claimed that Jaipur is a city where it remained strong but we will prove them wrong. The BJP is already nervous and making accusations and giving misleading statements," PTI quoted him as saying.
On a related note chief minister Vasundhara Raje's 'Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra' is going on and Congress alleged that she began the tour after Congress's 'Mera Booth, Mera Gaurav' programme, under which the party covered 195 out of 200 constituencies.