Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has taken a dig at Congress’s Bharat Jodo Yatra. He said that Congress should conduct this campaign in Pakistan. Sarma emphasized that India is connected and united. Chief Minister Sarma said that India was partitioned in the year 1947. There is no use in starting Bharat Jodo Yatra now.
Rahul Gandhi should campaign in Pakistan
Talking to news agency ANI, Sarma said that India was divided during the Congress rule in the year 1947. If he wants to start India Jodo Yatra, Rahul Gandhi should do so in Pakistan. What are the benefits of doing this trip in India? India is connected, and united. I would like to suggest to Rahul Gandhi India Jodo Yatra program should be taken to Pakistan.
Trying to get people’s support through the campaign
At the same time, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi said on Tuesday that people will unite on issues including inflation, unemployment, and other issues through the Bharat Jodi Yatra. Priyanka said in a Facebook video that, we are starting a positive politics. We want to hear your problems, we want to solve your problems. We want to unite our beloved country. Let’s unite India.
Appeal to the people of the country to unite
During this, Priyanka Gandhi urged people to join the yatra and said that people should unite to make the country prosperous. Rahul Gandhi will start a journey of 3,570 km from Kanyakumari to Kashmir lasting about 150 days today. As per the schedule shared by the party, Rahul Gandhi will attend a prayer meeting this morning at the Rajiv Gandhi Memorial in Sriperumbudur, where his father Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in a bomb blast. After the memorial visit, Gandhi will visit Kanyakumari where Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin will present the tricolor to him. The Congress leaders will address a rally marking the official start of the Bharat Jodo Yatra.