The plea filed through an advocate, ED Prosecutor D P Singh, said the protection granted to Vadra would be detrimental for the purpose of investigation.
Even in Rae Bareli, the winning margin of UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi had dwindled from 3.5 lakh to 1.67 lakh. Irani’s poser went home.
Like his father, Jagan undertook a statewide padayatra covering 3,641 km and interacting with at least two crore people in 14 months - a feat unmatched by any other politician.
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Sonia steps in to formulate Congress' post polls strategy, meets with top party leaders
Sonia, party chief Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh, held deliberations with Ahmed Patel, A K Antony and others as they geared up for a possible hung Parliament.
The DMK on Thursday confirmed that party president MK Stalin had received an invite for the meeting. Sonia also has written to leaders of other opposition parties including the JD(S), NCP, SP and BSP.
Although BJP chief Amit Shah was earlier scheduled to address these rallies, his visit was cancelled and Gadkari was deputed in his place.
The BJP has demanded an apology from UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi over Pitroda's remarks.
Lok Sabha elections Phase 5 HIGHLIGHTS: 62.56 per cent voter turnout recorded across India, violence in Bengal and Kashmir
Elections in the remaining 118 seats will be held on May 12 and 19. Counting of votes will be held on May 23.
Elections will be held in 51 constituencies in seven states including seats of bigwigs like Rajnath Singh, Sonia and Rahul Gandhi.
Sonia’s work as local MP and the Gandhi-Nehru legacy bind old-timers; younger generation acknowledges image of Modi as Prime Minister
UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Union minister Smriti Zubin Irani filed nominations in adjacent constituencies of Uttar Pradesh
But beyond that, experts say that such techniques could be a last-minute effort to influence voters, probably an attempt to get the denizens to quickly recall the party before casting the vote.
During the 2014 general elections, she had declared total assets worth Rs 9.28 crore.
Taking to Twitter, Priyanka Gandhi said the meaning of politics is public service and dedication and every politician should be thankful to the people of the country.
Sonia filed her nomination in the presence of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi, son-in-law Robert Vadra and grandchildren Rehan and Mariya.