Sonia Gandhi’s Mother Passes Away
NEW DELHI, (IANS) – Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi‘s mother Paola Maino passed away at her home in Italy and her funeral took place on August 30, party leaders said on Aug 31.
In a tweet, Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh said: “Smt. Sonia Gandhi’s mother, Mrs. Paola Maino passed away at her home in Italy on Saturday the 27th of August 2022. The funeral took place yesterday”.
Sonia Gandhi is believed to be in the US for her medical checkup and is accompanied by both Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi. She was also supposed to visit her ailing mother.
Rahul Gandhi is supposed to return early and address a Congress rally in Delhi on September 4.