Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates, January 04, 2023: Rahul Gandhi’s Yatra, which entered Uttar Pradesh Tuesday afternoon, will pass through Niwara, Saroorpoor, and Baraut and will halt for the day in Ailum.
Rahul Gandhi Bharat Jodo Yatra Live Updates (January 4, 2023): The Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra resumed from Uttar Pradesh’s Mavikala village Wednesday morning. The Yatra began following a fireworks display at the village in the early hours. The Yatra, which entered Uttar Pradesh Tuesday afternoon, will pass through Niwara, Saroorpoor, and Baraut and will halt for the day in Ailum.
Rahul will walk through Uttar Pradesh for the next two days. His Yatra will re-enter Haryana on January 6, after which it is likely to be in Punjab from January 11 to 20, with a day in Himachal Pradesh on January 19. According to party leaders, the Yatra will arrive at Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district on January 20 and conclude in Srinagar on January 30.
On entering Uttar Pradesh, the Yatra was welcomed by Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and was soon joined by former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah. At a public meeting in Loni, Priyanka Gandhi hailed brother Rahul for everything from walking 3,000 km to “withstanding cold in a T-shirt” to “not being bought by Ambani and Adani”. The Yatra also saw the participation of Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Priyanka Chaturvedi and former Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) chief A S Dulat on Tuesday. Speaking to The Indian Express, Dulat said walking in the Yatra was a wonderful experience, “fantastic” and an “exceptional” exercise.
Rahul Gandhi Bharat Jodo Yatra News Live Updates: Yatra resumes from Mavikala on second day in UP; Ex-R&AW chief A S Dulat joins Bharat Jodo Yatra, calls it ‘exceptional.’ Follow latest news and updates below.
3 yrs after visit to riot-hit North East Delhi, Rahul Gandhi returns
Almost three years after he likened the burning of a public school, targeted during the 2020 Northeast Delhi riots, to “the destruction of values such as brotherhood, unity and love in the country”, Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra took the same route reiterating the message Tuesday.
The yatra resumed for its last leg in Delhi before entering Uttar Pradesh, from where it will go to Haryana, Punjab and finally end in Kashmir on January 30.
He started from the Marghat Hanuman Mandir in Kashmere Gate and proceeded to Northeast Delhi before entering Ghaziabad, from where it will progress further on Wednesday.
Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Bhupen Kumar Borah joined Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra in Uttar Pradesh today.