Congress President Rahul Gandhi today arrived in Guwahati to kick start his two-day election campaign in a truly unique way in Congress-ruled Meghalaya from Tuesday, with a musical festival showcasing the cultural diversity of the northeastern State.
Meghalaya will be going to polls on Februay 27 for it 60 member assembly. With less than a month left for the elections, Rahul Gandhi will be travelling travel by road to Jowai before returning to Shillong to drum up support for his party candidates in the seven assembly constituencies.
Congress Lok Sabha member Vincent Pala on Monday said the Congress president will return to Shillong for an executive committee meeting of the Meghalaya Congress and will attend the music concert ‘Celebrate Peace and Way of Life’ a celebration of Meghalaya’s music, culture and way of life of the people of the State.
‘The musical festival would be a celebration of peace and way of life in Meghalaya since at present, the country has seen many things happen which are against the Constitution,’ AICC Coordinator in-charge elections in Meghalaya, Yashomita Thakur said.