Rahul will be addressing a public meeting on Monday evening in a bid to woo voters for the three Congress candidates. "Gandhi will reach Bangalore after addressing rallies in Raichur and Sirsi," a party spokesperson said.
Rahul Gandhi, who has been busy campaigning throughtout the country for his party ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, is said to be behind Nilekani's and Arshad's candidature.
Nandan Nilekani is pitted against BJP's heavyweight Ananth Kumar, AAP's Nina P Nayak and JD(S) Ruth Manorama
Just one day after this BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is expected to return to Bangalore where he will be addressing a rally in the city and will raise the pitch for Ananth Kumar.