Political / Rahul Gandhi's Siliguri meet cancelled after West Bengal govt denies permission for chopper landing

India TV : Apr 13, 2019, 10:33 AM

Congress president Rahul Gandhi's proposed meeting at Siliguri has been cancelled after the Congress leadership was denied permission for his chopper to land at the police ground there. Senior Congress leader and the party's Darjeeling Lok Sabha candidate Shankar Malakar said he had sought permission for Gandhi's chopper to land at the police ground on April 14 but it was denied by the police. We had to cancel rally.