WB Polls : Sonia to Address Public Rally in Malda Today


Malda : In an attempt to charm electorates of election bound West Bengal, All India Congress Committee supremo Sonia Gandhi will on Wednesday address a public rally in Malda area of the state.

Sonia who will be in Bengal for her first rally, will address the public of the state at Sujapur in Malda. The old party is attending every possibility to win the trust of voters, promising better roadways and employment.

The main issues coming to the fore are illegal immigration, corruption, recognition of tribals, and river bank erosion. Voting for the second part of the first phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal was done on Monday. Elections are scheduled to be held in 56 Assembly segments on April 17 in the second of the six-phase polls in the state.

Campaigning for these seats spread over six districts of the state was on in full swing despite the scorching heat. Candidates along with supporters are holding roadshows, rallies and meetings under the blazing sun as they can hardly afford to be slack in the eleventh hour.