Thanking the voters of the Wayanad for electing him, Gandhi claimed that the ruling BJP was blinded by "hatred and anger" and viewed those not following the RSS ideology not as Indians while vowing to fight it.
Vavathil was on duty at Delhi’s Holy Family Hospital on June 19, 1970, when Rahul was born. After taking VRS from service, she returned to Kerala in 1987 and is now settled in Kalloor near Sulthan Bathery.
Rahul Gandhi Wayanad Visit Today HIGHLIGHTS: Rahul Gandhi will hold roadshows and meetings in Kalikavu, Nilambur, Edavanna and Areekode during the day. Rahul has planned to meet people and party workers in Wayanad.
Reviving his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the Lok Sabha poll debacle, Rahul accused him and the BJP of spreading “hatred and intolerance” and said the Congress would continue to fight them.
The Congress president, on his first trip to the constituency after being voted to Lok Sabha with a majority of 4.31 lakh votes, took out a roadshow in a special open vehicle along with Kerala Congress leaders.
Pinarayi Vijayan's response came hours after the newly-elected Wayanad MP sought an inquiry and urged the Chief Minister to find “long-term measures” to free farmers from the “vicious dept trap” that they are caught in.
In a bid to rope in support from the south, the Congress scion contested the 2019 elections from two seats, Amethi in Uttar Pradesh and Wayanad, and emerged a winner from Wayanad by a margin of 4,31,770 votes.