Rahul Gandhi meets Moosewala's family in Punjab
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi met the family of late singer and party leader Sidhu Moosewala at their residence in Moosa village, Mansa today
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi met the family of late singer and party leader Sidhu Moosewala at their residence in Moosa village, Mansa today.
He left for the meeting immediately after touching down at Chandigarh airport.
Several Congress leaders including Punjab Congress chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Partap Singh Bajwa, AICC in-charge Punjab affairs Harish Chaudhary and party leaders Vijay Inder Singla were at the airport to receive Gandhi.
Moosewala was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Mansa on May 29. Gandhi was abroad when the killing took place and returned over the weekend.
Moosewala was the Congress candidate from the Mansa seat in the 2022 Punjab assembly elections.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann have already met Moosewala's parents. Some senior state Congress leaders have also met them.