Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be arriving in Jammu on Wednesday for a two-day tour of the state. He is scheduled to address a panchayat conference and hold meetings with party leaders in view of the elections next year.
Rahul will be accompanied by Union Health Minister and former J&K Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and other senior party leaders, including Ambika Soni, who is in charge of the affairs of the party in J&K.
After a daylong stay in the winter capital, he is scheduled to address J&K Pradesh Congress Committee members on Thursday afternoon in Srinagar.
The Congress vice-president will also throw open the extension block of the apple packaging plant at Lassipora in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.
This will be Rahul’s second visit to the state this year. He had visited it in June.