New Delhi | Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi as ordered a team to reach Amethi and find out the reason for his unexpected defeat to BJP leader Smriti Irani.
The team comprises of AICC secretary Zubair Khan and Congress’ Raebareli in-charge KL Sharma. Both the leaders have been asked to give a report for the reason for the loss, said a senior party functionary from Amethi.
On May 23, the results come out with a shocking twist, when Rahul Gandhi lost to Smriti Irani by more than 50,000 votes.
Amethi has been a Congress stronghold for many decades, this is the first time Gandhi has lost his constituency.