The 69-year-old Congress chief had returned to Delhi by a chartered flight close to Tuesday midnight after she had to abandon the 8-km road show in Varanasi midway due to health related issues. After landing, Sonia was taken to the RR Hospital which is close to the airport but on Thursday she was shifted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi.

Youth Congress workers performing Yajna for speedy recovery of AICC President Sonia Gandhi, in Bhopal. 

The Congress President is overwhelmed by the concern and affection of fellow countrymen and crores of Congressmen and has thanked everyone for their good wishes, AICC media cell in-charge Randeep Surjewala said.

Sources said doctors have kept Sonia under observation as she was running high fever on Wednesday and got dehydrated due to exhaustion during the road show.

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi were by her side. Her son-in-law Robert Vadra also visited her.

Senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad had said that her condition was stable after she suffered a bout of dehydration along with vomiting and fever in Varanasi.

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