New Delhi: Days ahead of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s scheduled visit to Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh minister Mohsin Raza on Monday made a derogatory remarks against the Congress general secretary and equated her to a ‘Siberian bird’.

Questioning her (Priyanka Gandhi Vadra) intention behind visiting Ayodhya, Raza asked, “Why Congress  leaders who did not believe in the existence of Shri Ram are visiting his birthplace. I think the Congress leader is missing Babar therefore she is visiting Ayodhya  to find his remains. She is a ‘Siberian bird. ”

Congress general secretary for east UP Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will undertake a train journey from Delhi to Faizabad on March 27.  Priyanka Gandhi will hold a roadshow in Ayodhya, though it is not clear yet whether she will visit any religious place in the holy city.

“Priyankaji will take the Kaifiyat Express from Delhi for Faizabad. The train is expected to arrive here at 5:30 am,” said Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee, Rajendra Pratap Singh, adding,”She will hold a roadshow in Ayodhya at 10 am after a brief stay at a hotel near the Faizabad railway station.

After covering a distance of about 50 kilometers, the roadshow will culminate at Kumarganj. There will be 32 pitstops in the roadshow.  Priyanka is also expected to meet local people and address two public meetings in Faizabad. She will also meet children in a local school.