Indian National Congress (INC) Celebrates its 134th Foundation Day
The Congress Party celebrated its 134th Foundation Day on Friday, with Party chief Rahul Gandhi hoisting the National Flag at AICC headquarters in New Delhi.
The event at the Congress’s Akbar Road office was attended by senior party leaders, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and former defence minister AK Anthony.
On the occasion, Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh cut a cake and paid tributes to some of its iconic leaders and freedom fighters.
Rahul Gandhi on his Twitter said, “On Congress Foundation Day, let us celebrate and acknowledge the selfless service and contributions of millions of Congress workers, men and women, who have helped build and sustain the Congress Party over the ages. We owe these unsung heroes our gratitude and respect. I salute them all.”
The party on its official Twitter said, “Over the last 134 years of Congress history, we have stood for justice, equality, non-violence, unity, freedom and above all, dialogue. For all the years to come, we will continue to uphold these values and stand with the people of our country.”