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Rahul Gandhi to address rallies in Gujarat on Tuesday

IANS  |  Gandhinagar 

Vice President will visit on Tuesday to address rallies ahead of the December 9 and 14 assembly elections.

This will be his seventh visit to the poll-bound state since September.

On Tuesday, the leader -- who filed his nomination for the President's post on Monday -- will address a public meeting at the Town Hall Ground in Anjar in Kutch district, followed by another in Morbi district.

Gandhi will address two public meetings at Jinn Mill Ground at Dhrangadhra and M.B. Shah College Ground at Wadhwan in Surendranagar district.

During Gandhi's last visit to the state, a major controversy broke out over his visit to the Somnath temple, as the Bharatiya Janata Party questioned his faith. The hit back and accused the BJP of playing "dirty politics" and maintained he was a "devout Hindu".

The on Monday issued its poll manifesto for the assembly polls, promising debt waiver for state farmers and an assurance on reservation for the Patidars.



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First Published: Mon, December 04 2017. 22:50 IST