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Maha Congress unit condemns Rahul Gandhi's arrest

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee on Wednesday night condemned the arrest of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in Uttar Pradesh, saying the Mayawati government had done an "unpardonable" act.

mumbai Updated: May 12, 2011 01:05 IST

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee on Wednesday night condemned the arrest of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in Uttar Pradesh, saying the Mayawati government had done an "unpardonable" act.

"Maharashtra Congress unit strongly condemns Rahulji's arrest. Mayawati government has done something which is unpardonable and deserves condemnation," MPCC president Manikrao Thakre said in Mumbai.

The Congress general secretary had gone to Uttar Pradesh to support the cause of farmers, he said.

"We have convened a meeting of MPCC functionaries tomorrow to discuss the issue, after which further course of action would be announced," Thakre said.