Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha Speaker Brij Bihari Lal Butail today called on UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at 10 Janpath, New Delhi. He was accompanied by his wife Beena Butail and son Ashish Butail.

During the courtesy meeting, Butail paid gratitude to Nehru-Gandhi family for developing the Hill State as model State in the country by providing liberal financial assistance from time to time. He said that Himachal was the creation of the Nehru-Gandhi family who had special affection to hill state and its people.

Butail said that his forefathers had very warm relations with the Nehru Gandhi family and were inspired for social service and community work due to the relations.