Panaji: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday appealed the party leaders from Goa to work unitedly and promote young and new faces to win the Assembly election, a senior party functionary said.
Party’s Goa Desk In-charge Dinesh Gundu Rao, in a media statement issued here, has said that Rahul Gandhi met senior leaders of Goa and told them to work unitedly and to promote young and new faces to win the Assembly elections and fulfill the popular wishes of Goans by defeating undemocratic, unconstitutional and communal forces in Goa.
Senior leaders including Goa Pradesh Congress Committee President Girish Chodankar, Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat, Member of Parliament Francis Sardinha, MLAs Luizinho Faleiro, Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco, former MP Ramakant Khalap and others met Gandhi in New Delhi.
AICC General Secretary incharge of organization K C Venugopal was also present during the meeting, Rao said.
“The meeting also discussed the political situation in the State and various strategies have also been discussed to ensure the victory of Congress in the forthcoming Assembly elections in Goa,” he added.