Gandhi, who had been touring the state for the last two days, also ventured into sea with the fisherfolks in their boat.
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Earlier in the day, Rahul Gandhi had extended support to the farmers’ three-hour ‘chakka jam’ (road blockade) across the country against the farm laws.
‘Build bridges, not walls’, Rahul Gandhi attacks govt over barricades being strengthened at farmers’ protest site
Farmers’ protest sites at Delhi’s borders have turned into fortresses with police beefing up security and strengthening barricades.
The month of January depicts Kumbamma, who is into organic farming in Wayanad despite her physical disabilities.
“Rahul Gandhi is working as a good leader and will become president of the congress. He will carry all the responsibility and will become the voice of opposition in the country,” Chaudhary said.
Satyagraha denotes a policy of passive political resistance, especially that advocated by Mahatma Gandhi against the British rule in India.
Gandhi’s travel abroad comes a day ahead of the Congress’s 136th Foundation Day celebrations on Monday.
Rahul Gandhi along with his sister and party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra started off from the party headquarters here, and were joined by senior party leaders.
The Election process in the party is on and by the end of the next month party may hold elections for the party president’s post.
When questioned if former party chief Rahul Gandhi and General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be part of the meeting, the sources said that it is still unclear.
Thousands of farmers from several states have been staging protest on Delhi borders since last week and demanding repeal of three central farm laws.
Sonia Gandhi is on medication after her discharge from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on August 2, and her doctors are concerned about her consistent chest infection.
Scores of Congress leaders across the country also paid their tributes.
The Bihar leaders of the Congress are now criticizing the party’s central leadership for failures, and saying that Congress has to come out from the set protocol that elections could be fought from Delhi.
Asserting that youth of Bihar are angry, the Congress leader said: “EVM or MVM will not matter anymore. People of Bihar will vote for Mahagathbandhan (Congress-RJD-Left combine).”
On Wednesday, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi held a rally in Araria. Addressing the gathering he said: “Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar are no different, they are the same.”
The Congress said that Rahul Gandhi will address a meeting at Near Middle School, Pakdihwa-Daunaha in West Champaran district and another at Gyaspur, opposite Shankara Modern School in Darbhanga district.
Rahul Gandhi has been attacking the government on the China issue and demanding restoration of status quo ante on the LAC prior to March 2020.
Bihar assembly election 2020 LIVE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday began campaigning for the upcoming Bihar assembly election with a rally in Sasaram. He will hold two more rallies today, in Gaya and Bhagalpur.
With the Bihar Assembly elections round the corner, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will address their first joint rally in the poll-bound state on October 23, party sources said on Wednesday. The first such rally by Grand Alliance leaders is slated to be held in Hisua[Read More…]
Party sources said that during the three-phase polls, Rahul Gandhi may address six rallies — two in each phase — and one joint rally along with the Mahagathbandhan partners.
The two issues both focus on fight for justice but the causes are different as one is justice for a girl while the other is justice for farmers, said a Congress leader.
Priyanka hugged the victim’s mother and said that “Congress is with you in this hour of crisis”. They met the family for about 15 minutes.
Sources said that Congress leaders K.C. Venugopal, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and P.L. Puniya will be accompanying Rahul and Priyanka to Hathras.
The party has asked the leaders at the state and district level to outline the programme and send it to the Congress headquarters at the earliest.