During a brief personal trip to Amritsar on Monday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit the Golden Temple and engage in volunteer activities. As per information from local Congress leaders, Rahul Gandhi will be staying overnight in the city.
“Shri @RahulGandhi ji is coming to Amritsar Sahib to pay obeisance at Sachkhand Shri Harmandir Sahib. This is his personal, spiritual visit, let’s respect his privacy. Request all party workers to not be physically present for this visit. You all can show your support in spirit & meet him the next time,” Punjab Congress president Raja Waring posted on X.
Earlier in the day, Bhagwantpal Singh Sachar, a local Congress leader, announced that Gandhi would be arriving via a chartered plane.
“He will visit the Darbar Sahib to pay his respects. Later, he will participate in volunteer activities such as washing utensils. So far, we only have information about his plans at Darbar Sahib.”
As per information provided by local Congress leaders, Rahul Gandhi is expected to stay overnight in the city.
“He will arrive on a chartered plane. He will visit the Darbar Sahib to pay his respects. Later, he will participate in volunteer activities such as washing utensils. So far, we only have information about his plans at Darbar Sahib,” said local Congress leader Bhagwantpal Singh Sachar. (As reported by Indian Express)
He has reserved accommodation at one of the inns operated by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) for his overnight stay.
Gandhi's previous visit to Darbar Sahib was during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in January earlier this year.