Vashi: Navi Mumbai district Congress president Anil Kaushik and his wife and Konkan region Mahila Congress organizer along with Navi Mumbai Congress spokesperson Nasir Hussain walked for 4 hours 15 minutes on November 19 from Vashi, Navi Mumbai to Shree Siddhivinayak temple at Prabhadevi in Mumbai to pray for the speedy recovery of the All India Congress Committee treasurer, Member of Parliament and political secretary and a close confidante of Sonia Gandhi, the Congress chief, Ahmed Patel, who is under treatment in the ICU ward of Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon.

Anil Kaushik recalling the contributions of Ahmed Patel to the Congress party informed that prayers are being held all over the country by people of all religions for his speedy recovery and well-being to serve the party and the nation for many more years to come.

Ahmed Patel had tested positive for COVID-19 a few weeks ago and his health had stabilized. But later he fell sick again and had to be shifted to the ICU, where he is reportedly recovering.