New Delhi: Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi will visit relief camps in the strife-torn areas of Assam today, Congress sources said Monday.
Rahul Gandhi. PTI
Gandhi will start his day-long visit from a relief camp in Kembolpur MV School, Gosaigaon, in Kokrajhar district. He will then visit a camp in Gambari Bil High School in the same village, said the sources.
He will also go to relief camps in Madrassa School Lakhiganj, Bilasipara, in Dhubri district and Basugaon Higher Secondary School in Chirang district later in the day.
Around 100 people were killed and four lakh were displaced in the northeastern state after ethnic riots between tribal Bodos and Bengali-speaking Muslims broke out in July.
Firstpost encourages open discussion and debate, but please adhere to the rules below, before posting. Comments that are found to be in violation of any one or more of the guidelines will be automatically deleted:
Personal attacks/name calling will not be tolerated. This applies to comments directed at the author, other commenters and other politicians/public figures
Please do not post comments that target a specific community, caste, nationality or religion.
While you do not have to use your real name, any commenters using any Firstpost writer's name will be deleted, and the commenter banned from participating in any future discussions.
Comments will be moderated for abusive and offensive language.