AP Congress leaders welcome Rahul appointment
Several Congress leaders in Andhra Pradesh today hailed the appointment of Rahul Gandhi as the party’s Vice-President. Chief Minister N.Kiran Kumar Reddy, in a statement said 54 per cent of the country’s population being below 25 years, Mr.Gandhi’s leadership would guide youth in the right direction. Exuding confidence that the Congress will score a hat-trick returning to power at the Centre and in Andhra Pradesh in the 2014 elections under the dynamic leadership of Rahul Gandhi, the Chief Minister said’ I am sure that he will play a key role in the Congress core group and lead the country on a progressive path’. PCC Chief Botcha Satyanaryana, General Secretary G.niranjan, Rajya Sabha member V Hanumantha Rao and former PCC chief D.Srinivas said Rahul’s appointment would be a boon to the younger generation.