New Delhi, March 16: Congress president Sonia Gandhi is traveling abroad for a health check-up, said Party Spokesperson Randeep Surjewala on Thursday.
In a series of tweets, he also said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi would be accompanying Congress President on a return journey.
Congress VP Shri Rahul Gandhi, shall travel there today to be with her and accompany Congress President on the return journey. 2/2
— Randeep S Surjewala (@rssurjewala) March 16, 2017
Owing to her health, Sonia Gandhi had not campaigned in the recently concluded five-state assembly elections. Rahul Gandhi’s trip however, comes after extensive campaigning in the 5 states.