Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Priyanka Gandhi is 'Gorakhpur Ki Pukar'
New Delhi : In a first poster released by the Congress members, Priyanka Gandhi has been depicted as the modern days "Jhansi Ki Rani".
The district unit of the Congress came out with two posters in the stronghold area of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who represented Gorakhpur between 1998 and 2017 in the 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th Lok Sabha.
In one poster, the workers demanded Priyanka Gandhi to be the Congress candidate from Gorakhpur for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha Polls. The poster carries a tagline - 'Gorakhpur ki yahi pukar, Priyanak Gandhi Sansad is baar'.
In the other poster, she has been depicted as the "Jhansi Ki Rani". The poster carries tagline - "Chaaro taraf baj raha danka, Bahan Priyanka - Bahan Priyanka and "Desh ki ab yahi pukar, Congress aae abki baar."
Speaking to reporters, Anwar Hussain, general secretary of the Congress' district unit, said, "We are highly motivated and excited as Priyanka Gandhi has been made in-charge of the eastern UP. We are asking the party to make her the candidate for Lok Sabha elections from Gorakhpur this time."