Lucknow: As a mark of respect towards Congress General Secretary, Priyanka Gandhi, blankets were distributed among the cleaning staff at Arvindo Park Indira Nagar Lucknow, celebrating the ‘Seva, Sadbhavna, Satkar Divas’ by the City Congress Committee Lucknow on the occasion of her birthday.
Part of the celebrations of the birthday of UP in-charge of All India Congress Committee were prominent names like Dr. Shahzad Alam, Yogendra Singh Negi, Ward President R.S. Parihar, Neeraj Tiwari, Thakur Prasad, Subhash Upreti, Surendra Shukla, Parveen Sinha, Avinash Kanaujia, Shivamurthy Maurya, Shuggan Kushwaha etc.
President of Mahanagar Congress Committee, Lucknow, Mukesh Singh Chauhan said that on Gandhi’s birthday, today the blankets were distributed to poor in front of Aishbagh Idgah by Naeem Siddiqui, treasurer of UP Congress Committee.
On the occasion, State Congress President Ajay Kumar Lallu and Congress Legislative Council leader Deepak Singh were also present. Addressing the people present during the blanket distribution, State Congress President Ajay Kumar Lallu said that the Congress General Secretary, Priyanka Gandhi has called for celebrating her birthday with simplicity and to help the poor, deprived and farmers.
He said in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress party is going to the ruralfolk and connecting with the farmers and sharing their grief and pain and helping the poor farmers of the village as much as possible.
In program, the distribution of blankets was done by Shahid Ali and Islam Ali, in charge of Cantt Assembly of City Congress Committee. Former MLA Shyamkishore Shukla, State Congress Administration Incharge , Siddharth Priy Srivastava, Pramod Singh, Ashutosh Mishra, Naseem Khan, Ankit Jaiswal, Suresh Pal etc.