Congress confident of forming govt under Presidency of Rahul Gandhi
Congress confident of forming govt under Presidency of Rahul Gandhi

Country will always remember sacrifice by our martyrs: Rahul Gandhi

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New Delhi, Feb 20: Paying tribute to the bravehearts of the army who have acted as the saviours of the country, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the country will always remember their sacrifices.

Taking to twitter, Rahul, who visited the families of Pulwama martyrs Amit Kumar and Pradeep Kumar in Shamli and paid tributes to them, said,’’the bravery of our martyrs cannot be described in words.

Today we paid tributes to Pulwama martyrs Amit Kumar and Pradeeep Kumar at their homes. The country will always remember the sacrifice of the martyrs. My salute to all the saviours of India.’’

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and newly-appointed AICC General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh East Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday visited the family of Pulwama martyr Amit Kumar in Shamli, along with AICC General Secretary UP west Jyotiraditya Scindia and UPCC Chief Raj Babbar.

Ms Vadra talked with the women, children and others during her short visit at Raghunath Mandir, where the 'Tehrvi' (final ritual) of the martyr was held and paid her tribute to Amit, who made the extreme sacrifice for the country.

'We are with the family of the martyr”, the only word uttered by Priyanka before the media and refused to say anything more. She took the phone numbers of the female members of the Amit Kori family and assured them all possible assistance by the party.

This was Priyanka’s first personal contact with people of Western Uttar Pradesh. (UNI)