Bhubaneswar: AICC President Rahul Gandhi will address two public meeting in Odisha on March 8 and 13, informed Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) President Niranjan Patnaik, today.
In a statement to the media, the OPCC chief said that Gandhi is scheduled to visit Jeypore on March 8 and Bargarh on March 13, where he will address public meetings.
Earlier, Patnaik has informed that the Congress President was scheduled to visit Odisha on March 8 and address to public meetings in two places. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel is also likely to join in the public meetings.
According to party sources, Gandhi will hold an interaction with women before addressing the public meeting in Koraput district. Issues relating to farmers, youth, dalits, women and tribals will be in focus of Congress president’s visit.
This will be Gandhi’s third visit to Odisha this year. He had earlier addressed a rally at Tomando on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on January 24 and visited Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district and Rourkela in Sundergarh district on February 6.