Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi to take part in SCS tour in Andhra Pradesh

Vastavam web: While continuing its brainstorm sessions on poll strategies for Telangana, Congress party is equally keen on Andhra Pradesh (AP) as the grand-old party is gearing up to take up Special Category Status (SCS) as a trump card for elections in AP. Congress AP leaders also suggested the party high command to hold Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting in Vijayawada.

Omen Chandi, in-charge of Congress in AP, PCC president Raghuveera Reddy, former united AP chief minister Kirankumar Reddy, MPs T Subbirami Reddy and KVP Ramachandra Rao met Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi and asked him to participate in the Special Status assurance tour. Rahul Gandhiji has given in-principal approval to convene CWC meeting in Vijayawada. Rahulji also said that BJP has cheated Andhraites,” said Raghuveera Reddy. “In this backdrop, if Congress holds CWC meeting in Vijayawada, this will send positive signals to Andhraites. We’ll finalise party candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly constituencies by this month end.