Sonia treated at Varanasi airport before departure, accompanied by doctor on flight

Sonia Gandhi, who was on her way to Delhi from Varanasi, had to delay her flight to be treated at the airport itself.

Published: 02nd August 2016 10:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 03rd August 2016 03:17 AM   |  A+A-

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi (File|AFP)

NEW DELHI: Sonia Gandhi, leader of India's opposition Congress party, on Tuesday cut short a political rally in northern India due to a high fever, a party official said.


She arrived in Delhi, late on Tuesday night and was received by daughter Priyanka Gandhi and other Congress party functionaries. She was reported to be shifted to hospital upon her arrival.


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