Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him a "darpok" (coward) and challenged him for an open debate. He also said in the coming Lok Sabha elections the Congress will defeat the BJP and the RSS.

The Congress leader Milind Deora has said that he will not contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2019.

The hoardings also feature Robert Vadra with a slogan 'Kattar Soch Nahi, Yuva Soch'

On Tuesday night, Rashtriya Janata Dal leader and former Bihar CM Tejashwi Yadav said he is glad to see Mayawati join Twitter.

Speaking to ANI, a Congress leader from Uttar Pradesh apprised that many prominent party leaders of the state were telephoned during the meeting and were asked about the welfare measures and development works being carried out ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

Election strategist Prashant Kishor met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and his son Aaditya Thackeray on Tuesday.

Priyanka Vadra, whose political induction was announced earlier last month, was on a private visit abroad and returned only on Sunday. She has been made in charge of 43 of 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh.

The BJP president Amit Shah on Monday announced that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will not welcome Chandrababu Naidu back into its fold after the 2019 election results come out.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday addressed Jan Akansha rally in Patna's Gandhi Maidan.