Rahul Gandhi leaves for short foreign trip day ahead of Congress' 136th Foundation Day

Though the Congress did not disclose Gandhi's destination, sources told PTI that Gandhi left for Milan in Italy on a Qatar Airways flight

Press Trust of India December 28, 2020 08:48:12 IST
Rahul Gandhi leaves for short foreign trip day ahead of Congress' 136th Foundation Day

File image of Rahul Gandhi. Reuters

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi left for abroad on Sunday for a short personal visit, the party said.

Though the Congress did not disclose Gandhi's destination, the chief spokesperson of the party, Randeep Surjewala, confirmed that he will be away for a few days.

"Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has left for abroad for a short personal visit and will be away for a few days," he told PTI.

Asked where was the former Congress chief headed, Surjewala did not disclose the details.

Rahul Gandhi leaves for short foreign trip day ahead of Congress 136th Foundation Day

Sources said Gandhi left for Milan in Italy on a Qatar Airways flight in the morning.

His grandmother stays in Italy and he visited her earlier too.

Gandhi's travel abroad comes a day ahead of the Congress' 136th Foundation Day celebrations on Monday. The flag of the party will be hoisted at the All India Congress Committee (AICC) headquarters on the occasion.

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