Congress will protest today over increasing costs, unemployment, and an increase in the GST rate. The party leaders will march to Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi.
Ahead of the countrywide demonstration, Congress officials have convened at the party headquarters in Delhi.
Senior leaders and members of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) will participate in the “PM House gherao.” At the same time, MPs from the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha will hold a “Chalo Rashtrapati Bhavan” from Parliament.
In advance of the Congress march, the government issued prohibitory orders that forbid mass assemblies in some areas of Delhi.