Congress leader Virbhadra Singh got overwhelming welcome in Himachal Pradesh. Virbhadra Singh, who’s been given charge of the Congress election campaign, reached Parwanoo at around noon, where he was received by his supporters and Congress workers. On route to Shimla he was received by his supporters at many places. At Shoghi Shimla Congress office bearer and workers welcomed him.
Virbhadra Singh than left for Mandi and tomorrow he will reach Kullu to welcome Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi. While addressing his supporters, he announced that if elected as the Chief Minister for the sixth time, he would open inquiries into all corruption cases against the Dhumal Govt and his family. Virbhadra Singh said that the entire case has been fabricated by Dhumal himself. He added that Dhumal is leading the most corrupt government.
He accused the BJP Govt for settling scores with the opposition Congress by registering false cases. He also said that BJP Govt has few days and in the assembly election, people of Himachal Pradesh will throw this corrupt government out from the power.
After resigning from the Cabinet Ministry, this is his first visit of Himachal Pradesh. He expressed gratitude to Congress president Sonia Gandhi for asking him to lead the poll campaign. He said that to bring party back to power would be his top priority. He added that his main aim is to strengthen the party ahead of the assembly elections.