Allahabad: Adding to the list of high profile visitors at Maha Kumbh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi are expected to visit the holy congregation.

Schedule for their visit is being prepared. Sonia-Rahul duo is supposed to visit the congregation between February 5 to February 9. They will also seek blessings from Shankaracharya Swaroopanand.  Both the leaders are likely to meet Swami Awdheshanand Giri of Juna Akhara.

Congress general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi on Saturday paid a surprise visit to Shankaracharya  Swarupanand Saraswati in Allahabad and apprised him of Sonia Gandhi’s willingness to visit Maha Kumbh congregation.

(JPN/Bureau)

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