Bhubaneswar: AICC president Rahul Gandhi will visit Odisha in next October to counter BJP president Amit Shah’s Puri visit scheduled for September 24.
Rahul Gandhi is also scheduled to visit the State again in November to strengthen the organisational base in Odisha ahead of 2019 polls, PCC president Niranjan Patnaik informed. However, the exact date of his visit has not yet been finalised.
The Congress party in Odisha has geared up for the Gandhi visit.
On the other hand, the State BJP is all braced for Shah’s visit to Puri where he is scheduled to join the convention of BJP Mahila Morcha to be held from September 23 to 25.