Kathua: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi expressed his pleasure at reaching Jammu and Kashmir for the ultimate leg of his ongoing Bharat Jodo Yatra. The Congressman took to Twitter and tweeted in Hindi: “It is a great pleasure to reach Jammu and Kashmir as I return home where my ancestors had their roots. I am learning and I understand more about me, each state, my country.”
Today I’m very pleased to attain Jammu Kashmir as I’m going residence the place the roots of my ancestors are intertwined.
The Congress Bharat Jodo Yatra led by Rahul Gandhi entered Jammu on Thursday night. The Yatra entered the area within the Lakhanpur space of Kathua. Supporters had been seen carrying celebration flags and torches as the Yatra superior.
Former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman Mehbooba Mufti, National Conference (NC) Deputy Speaker Omar Abdullah, Shiv Sena (UBT) MP Sanjay Raut and the chief of the CPI(M) Mohamad Yousuf would additionally attend the yatra on the varied areas, Congress leaders stated.
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah says few politicians mustn’t use Bharat Jodo Yatra to whitewash their previous on Kathua Rape accused Lal Singh of becoming a member of the Yatra.
“The INC must ensure that the Bharat Jodo Yatra is not used to whitewash their past,” Abdullah stated.
Considering the entry of Bharat Jodo Yatra into Jammu, the police authorities of Jammu and Kashmir have additionally introduced that they may guarantee all attainable safety measures.
The Yatra is due to conclude in Srinagar on January 30. In one other comparable growth, Jammu and Kashmir Congress Spokesperson Deepika Pushkar Nath resigned from the celebration after her state unit ‘allowed’ former BJP chief and Minister Choudhary Lal Singh to be a part of Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo. Yatra.
Regarding the resignation of a Congress chief from the celebration through the essential section of Bharat Jodo Yatra, Union Minister Jitendra Singh in Kathua stated that the Congress had defected from the locations the place the Bharat Jodo Yatra had handed from. “The ‘Todo Congress’ happened where the Bharat Jodo Yatra went,” stated Jitendra Singh.
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