BJP spreads hatred, yatra about communal concord: Rahul Gandhi
Aman Sood and Surinder Bhardwaj
Fatehgarh Sahib, January 11
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi paid obeisance at Gurdwara Fatehgarh Sahib this morning earlier than starting the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ within the state.
Claiming that the nation stands for respect, unity and integrity, he began the yatra blaming the BJP for spreading disharmony.
Sporting a neatly tied pink turban and a half-sleeved T-shirt for the day, by no means for a second, he regarded uncomfortable amid the biting chilly.
Rahul was accompanied by Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh Raja Warring, Chief of the Opposition Partap Singh Bajwa and others.
Rahul, who reached Sirhind in Fatehgarh Sahib final night and stayed for the night time there, was welcomed by celebration staff, who gathered early morning to get a glimpse of their chief.
In his deal with, Rahul stated the BJP was spreading hatred so he determined to undertake the yatra to unfold love and communal concord. “Persons are fed up listening and listening. It’s excessive time they’re heard by these in energy. Due to this fact, the first goal of this yatra is to hear extra and converse much less,” he instructed the supporters.
He stated when the yatra began from Tamil Nadu, many individuals felt that it might not get a lot response within the BJP-ruled Karnataka.
“It was acquired effectively in Karnataka than in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. This disturbed the BJP cadre a lot that they began saying that the yatra won’t get any response in Maharashtra. However the Maharashtra response was overwhelming. Then they stated it might not get any takers within the Hindi-dominated belt of Madhya Pradesh, however MP folks blessed us with much more love. Then the BJP leaders stated since Haryana has BJP authorities, the response could be lukewarm. Fairly Haryana had folks from completely different fields becoming a member of us,” he stated. “In Punjab, it is going to be higher than Haryana”, he acknowledged.
Throughout the yatra, he met folks from completely different walks of life. He interacted with faculty college students and requested them about their future goals. Senior Punjab leaders interacted with him on the best way.
Because the yatra crossed Mandi Gobindgarh, he listened to industrialists and safai karamcharis patiently. He was seen breaking his safety cordon many instances to satisfy locals. At one time, he even met a labourer who was wanting to hug him and he didn’t disappoint the person.
Amid biting chilly, an image of the Congress chief surfaced the place he was seen strolling barefoot.The image was taken after Rahul visited a dargah on the Sirhind-Bassi Pathana highway.
Welcomed with rose petals
On the best way to Khanna faculty, women showered rose petals on him and some of them even shouted, asking Rahul to marry them, leaving him blushing.
Had aloo parantha at dhaba
Rahul made a halt at a dhaba and savoured aloo parantha and waited patiently for a cup of tea whereas leaders had been seen attempting to get heat from the dhaba tandoor. Ex-AAP MP Dr Dharamvira Gandhi additionally walked with Rahul
‘Jago’ at Khanna
To welcome Rahul, his supporters carried out a ‘jago’ at Khanna the place he’ll keep for the night time