Sonia, an asthma patient, was in Goa in mid-November last year also to avoid the Delhi smog.
he 90th birthday celebration of BJP leader L K Advani at his residence saw visitors use a wide range of expressions to wish him a long, healthy life.
The event now takes place on Saturday morning and Sunday evening. The number of people is double on Sundays, say Rashtrapati Bhavan officials.
While the BJP seems to believe that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s goodwill gesture to call on the DMK patriarch could send a positive message and open a window, the Congress appeared unruffled.
BJP leaders are speculating if the party will give a ticket to Anandiben’s daughter. The party’s local unit has decided to leave it to their state and central leadership.
Dineshwar Sharma currently operates from Patel Bhavan, near Parliament Street, but will require a bigger space so that people from Kashmir can come and meet him.
The British royal couple will be on official visit in New Delhi next week, when they are likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In one of her last wishes, Prakash Javadekar's school teacher-mother had desired that her son should not stop work after her demise.