Srinagar, Aug 26: Sonia Gandhi, chairperson of the Congress Parliamentary Committee, arrived in Srinagar on Saturday. Amid the serene backdrop of Srinagar's famed Dal Lake, Sonia Gandhi embarked on a calming boat ride.
Reports said that Sonia Gandhi's visit to the Union Territory is purely personal.
As per news agency ANI, Sonia is scheduled to hold a meeting with her son and Wayanand MP Rahul Gandhi during her visit.
Rahul Gandhi arrived in Srinagar yesterday after spending a week in Ladakh where he undertook a motorcycle journey, took part in a number of political programmes and addressed a public rally in Kargil.
Sources said that Priyanka Wadra is also scheduled join them in Srinagar, and after spending two nights in the city, they are likely to visit the picturesque Gulmarg resort.
No political engagements are scheduled for the family during the visit, the Congress sources have revealed.