Rahul Gandhi congratulated Sreedhanya Suresh the first tribal woman from Kerala to be selected for civil services in Wayanad on Saturday. Congress President in his tweet said: “Sreedhanya’s hard work & dedication have helped make her dream come true. I congratulate Sreedhanya and her family and wish her great success in her chosen career.” Sreedhanya, a 22-year-old got the 410th rank in the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission 2018. The result was announced on Friday.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in a Facebook post said, “Sreedhanya fought social backwardness and passed the civil services exam with flying colours. Her achievement will inspire other students in the future.” Rahul Gandhi will be contesting from Wayanad as his second constituency, and Amethi as his first for the upcoming general election 2019.