Jagan effect: Rahul Gandhi to tour AP
At the request of AP Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi will undertake a tour of Andhra Pradesh in January and address several youth rallies in the state to prevent the cadre in the Congress from joining the party to be started by Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy. He will also make efforts to activate the NSUI and the Youth Congress, the student and youth wings of the party, by fresh enrolment and organisational polls at various levels. He will also visit the state at regular intervals to energise the youth.
The AICC secretary and MLC P. Sudhakara Reddy, a former NSUI leader will coordinate the visits of Rahul Gandhi in the state.
Kiran Kumar Reddy also wants to revamp the schemes for the youth and channelise them properly to prevent Congress youth leaders from coming under the influence of Jagan or joining his party.