Rahul Gandhi meets Sidhu Moosewala's family in Punjab| VIDEO
Chandigarh, Jun 7: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday arrived at the residence of late Punjabi singer and party leader Sidhu Moose Wala at his village Moosa in Mansa. Gandhi, who landed at the Chandigarh airport this morning, will express condolences to the family of Moosewala at his native village Moosa in Mansa, said a party leader.
Several Congress leaders including Punjab Congress chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Partap Singh Bajwa, AICC in-charge Punjab affairs Harish Chaudhary and party leaders Vijay Inder Singla were at the airport to receive Gandhi.
हमें दर्द का अहसास है...हमने दर्द बांटना सीखा है। pic.twitter.com/rJuCZsn6mR— Congress (@INCIndia) June 7, 2022
Moosewala was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Mansa on May 29. Gandhi was abroad when the killing took place and returned over the weekend. Moosewala was the Congress candidate from the Mansa seat in the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections.
श्री @RahulGandhi जी ने दिवंगत कांग्रेस नेता व पंजाबी गायक सिद्धू मूसेवाला जी के पिता से मुलाकात कर दुख-दर्द को साझा किया।— Congress (@INCIndia) June 7, 2022
कांग्रेस परिवार इस दुख की घड़ी में साथ है, न्याय दिलाने के लिए एकजुट होकर लड़ाई लड़ेगा। pic.twitter.com/jy7rO1z430
Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann have already met Moosewala's parents. Some senior state Congress leaders have also met them.