The Congress on Thursday organised rallies throughout the nationwide capital to mark the first anniversary of the Kanyakumari-to-Kashmir Bharat Jodo Yatra, whereas new Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely and a few occasion employees supplied prayers at Kalkaji Mandir.
Last yr’s cross-country march witnessed Rahul Gandhi and a number of other Congress leaders traverse over 4,000 kilometres and work together with a cross-section of society. Gandhi launched the yatra on September 7, 2022, in Kanyakumari. It ended on January 30 this yr as Gandhi capped his bold 145-day journey in Srinagar.
In Delhi, slogans corresponding to “Mehangai aur berozgari se nata todo, Bharat jodo”, “Bharat judega, India jeetega” and “Congress ko lana hai, desh ko bachana hai” reverberated from the rallies.
Indian Youth Congress, All India Mahila Congress and National Students’ Union of India activists additionally participated in the rallies.
“The Bharat Jodo Yatra created a new revolution of love and peace as Rahul Gandhi’s marathon yatra inflicted a heavy blow on the communal and political forces trying to whip up unrest and hatred in the country. For the Congress, the unity and integrity of the country is the foremost priority,” Lovely mentioned.
Describing Delhi because the “soul of the nation”, Lovely mentioned the Sheila Dikshit-led metropolis authorities had developed the nationwide capital throughout its 15-year tenure.
“The Congress never ever allowed communal harmony to be disturbed in Delhi. Delhi Congress will regain its pre-eminent position in the capital very soon,” he added.