Priyanka Gandhi in Varanasi, to meet activists held throughout CAA protests

Priyanka Gandhi in Varanasi, to meet activists held throughout CAA protests

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency on Friday and will be meeting activists held at some point of protests in opposition to the amended Citizenship Act and NRC.

During her about four-hour visit, Priyanka will be assembly anti-CAA protests, social activists and these held "illegally and lodged in penal complex through the Yogi Adityanath government," a Congress statement stated here.

Among those, Priyanka will be meeting activist couple Ekta Shekar Singh and her husband Ravi Shekhar, Dalit employee Anup Shramik, BHU student Deepak and others.

She will meet additionally meet BHU students and representatives of civil society earlier than leaving for Jaipur at 2 pm.