Elections 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday is addressing a gathering in Ranga Reddy, Telangana. On a campaign trail down south before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Gandhi was in Karnataka earlier in the day.
In his public address at Karnataka’s Haveri town, he attacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising questions on the decision by the then Central government to release Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar from jail in a hostage crisis situation in 1999. He added that Congress would never bow down to terrorism.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the 6.6-km Noida City Centre-Noida Electronic City section, an extension of the Delhi Metro’s Blue Line in the neighbouring city.
Modi also laid the foundation stone of 1320 MW thermal power plant in Khurja, Bulandshahr from Greater Noida and for 1320 MW power plant in Buxar, Bihar via video link.