SHIMLA, Dec. 4 -- Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee president Kuldeep Singh Rathore on Tuesday said the party will soon start a membership campaign in the state.

While addressing a press conference at the Rajiv Bhawan here, Rathore said, "We have not undertaken any membership campaign in Himachal in the past seven years. Only interested, hardworking, honest and dedicated people will be accepted in the party unlike the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). We will be focusing on quality over quantity."

He said a rally will also be organised at the Ram Leela Ground in New Delhi to protest against the anti-people policies of the BJP in which All India Congress Committee (AICC) president Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi and other promine...