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Cong women's wing chief lauds Priyanka for saying 'sisters and brothers' at rally

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

women's on Thursday lauded for her gesture of referring to women before men by saying "sisters and brothers" in her maiden speech at a rally as party in

said she thought no one noticed that she had done so.

Nearly two months after she was made party in-charge Uttar Pradesh East, on Tuesday addressed her first political rally, taking on in his home state of over "unfulfilled" promises.

"The speech of @priyankagandhi ji in stood out for many reasons. I loved the fact that in her address she changed the order most people follow by referring to women before men i.e. 'behenon or bhaiyyon' (sisters and brothers) and not the other way around," All India Mahila tweeted.

Responding to Dev, Priyanka Gandhi tweeted: "...and I thought no one noticed!!", with a wink emoji.

This was Gandhi's third tweet. She made the first tweet on Tuesday over a month after joining

Currently, she has over 2,53,000 followers.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 15:05 IST