All India Congress committee (AICC) general secretary and in charge of the Indian Youth Congress Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Goa on March 3 for a 1-day youth Congress convention in Margao.
Goa Pradesh Congress committee president Subhash Shirodkar told TOI that Gandhi will visit Goa as part of his nationwide tour to meet and interact with youth Congress members all over India.
The details of Gandhi’s Goa visit are yet to be finalized but Gandhi may be accompanied by AICC general secretary in charge of Goa B K Hariprasad, Shirodkar said.
Senior Youth Congress members in Goa said Gandhi will launch a membership drive for the Youth Congress in Goa in view of the internal elections to the youth Congress.
Congress sources said the Goa convention follows a similar convention and a membership drive for the Youth Congress in Kerala recently. The Youth Congress has also launched a membership drive in Maharashtra, sources said.