Rahul Gandhi files nomination for Amethi seat
The Congress president, Rahul Gandhi, filed his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha elections from his stronghold area of Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi. Rahul Gandhi was accompanied by his mother and UPA chairperson, Sonia Gandhi along with sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the Congress general secretary and and brother-in-law Robert Vadra to the local collectorate.
Also before filing the nomination, Rahul Gandhi led a 3 km roadshow from Gauriganj and travelled on the rooftop of a truck along with Priyanka and Robert Vadra.
There were many supporters who were walking on both sides of the road and showed their support from showering flower petals on the Congress leaders. The polling will be held in Amethi on May 6, 2019 and the counting of the votes will be done on May 23.