Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge and Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP) chairperson Sonia Gandhi paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary at Vir Bhumi here on Sunday.
She said that the yatra has come as a turning point for Congress and proved that the people of India overwhelmingly want harmony, tolerance and equality.
The action came after investigations carried out by an inter-ministerial committee formed by the home ministry in 2020.
While entering Sonia Gandhi's residence at 10 Janpath, Gehlot was seen carrying a set of papers. On one of the papers, it was written - "Whatever has happened is sad and I am also hurt."
What was supposed to be a question of who will become the next Congress president has now been reduced to who will be the next Chief Minister of Rajasthan!
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has conveyed his condolences to Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on the passing away of her mother Paola Maino.
Veteran Congress leader, Ghulam Nabi Azad resigned from all posts of Congress party including the primary membership on Friday (Aug 26). Azad, who joined the Congress in the mid 1970s, has held many important positions both in the party and the government.
As per sources, Sonia Gandhi might not be present in the country when Congress leader sit down to elect the next party President, as she will be visiting her ailing mother after her check-up.
Gehlot is averse to the idea of becoming party president and has stated that Rahul Gandhi was the top and unanimous choice for party president.
They were, however, stopped by the Delhi Police and not allowed to proceed towards the Rashtrapati Bhawan. Sonia Gandhi did not take part in the march. The other MPs were detained by police at Vijay Chowk.
He was quizzed over a few documents of YI.
Speaking to media on party MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's 'Rashtrapatni' remark against President Draupadi Murmu, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi said ‘he has already apologised’. Watch her reaction.
She arrived at the ED office here at 11 a.m. along with her daughter Priyanka Gandhi who was seen carrying a medicine box.
Wednesday will be the third day of her questioning. On Tuesday she was questioned for almost six hours in two sessions.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi arrived at the ED office at 11 a.m. along with her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra who was keeping a medicine box with her.
All PCC presidents, senior leaders and workers of the Congress party launched a peaceful 'Satyagraha' across the country on Tuesday (July 26), protesting ED summon and questioning of Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi in connection with the National Herald money laundering case. Sonia Gandhi was grilled by ED for six hours today and she has been asked to appear again tomorrow.
Subsequently, Congress parliamentarians, including Rahul Gandhi, sat in protest in front of Vijay Chowk.
Sonia Gandhi was initially summoned to appear again on July 25 but it was changed to July 26 at her request.
The strategic move, a senior police official said, was done by the department to keep an eye on any untoward incident that may have arisen due to Congress' workers protest during this time.
Earlier in the day, Sonia reached the ED's headquarters at around 12.10 p.m and was questioned by a team of additional director Monika Sharma.