Rahul Gandhi, who is main the yatra, kicked it off in Maharashtra at 7.30am from a gurudwara in Nanded earlier than halting after taking walks round 5 kilometers
The Maharashtra leg of Congress’s Kanyakumari to Kashmir Bharat Jodo Yatra commenced on Tuesday after the crowning glory of the south India a part of the celebration’s biggest public outreach in years. The individuals of the yatra will cover 382 km in Maharashtra over 14 days earlier than entering Madhya Pradesh.
Rahul Gandhi, who is leading the yatra, kicked it off in Maharashtra at 7.30am from a gurudwara in Nanded earlier than halting after walking round 5 kilometers. The yatra will resume at 3pm from Khatgaon Phata and finish for the day at Bhopala after protecting round 10 km. Gandhi is anticipated to deal with a nook meeting there.
Gandhi and other pinnacle Congress leaders prayed on the gurudwara at the event of Guru Nanak’s birth celebrations. Congress employees gathered outside the gurudwara and sang patriotic songs.
Thousands of human beings earlier accrued to welcome Gandhi upon his arrival in Maharashtra. Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy, who changed into sporting a torch, passed it over to his Maharashtra counterpart, Nana Patole, at Deglur in which Gandhi made a quick cope with.
He said that his yatra has been on for two months and could not forestall till it reaches Srinagar. “No one could forestall this yatra. We will stop it handiest after hoisting the tricolour at Srinagar,” he said. Gandhi said he has undertaken the yatra towards hatred, intolerance, and violence being unfold inside the u . S . A ..
He criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi over growing inflation and unemployment. “For 14 days, I could be in Maharashtra and apprehend the problems of the human beings right here.”