Meanwhile, they were received by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar and other senior leaders of the party.
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Chowdhury, who is the Congress leader in the Lok Sabha, had earlier written to Speaker Om Birla to hold a debate on the disqualification of Gandhi.
The Bharat Jodo Yatra is all about learning by listening to the voices of all sections of Indians, especially those who have not been able to narrate their stories of triumphs and travails, according to a statement issued by the Congress.
The HC noted that there is no reasonable ground to stay the conviction. A stay to the conviction would have paved the way for Gandhi’s reinstatement as a Member of Parliament.
He was rounded up Wednesday after Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan called for the immediate arrest of the man, who has since been identified as Pravesh Shukla.
Hitting out at the government, Gandhi said those who made false promises of providing two crore jobs every year, instead of increasing the jobs, ”eliminated” more than two lakh jobs.
Polling is being held for 224 seats in what is being seen mainly as a three-cornered contest between the ruling BJP, the Congress and former prime minister H D Deve Gowda’s Janata Dal (Secular).
The Congress leader is scheduled to visit Bagalkote and Vijaypur districts during his visit to the poll-bound state.
The court of additional sessions judge R P Mogera rejected Gandhi’s application filed for a relief pending his appeal against a lower court’s order sentencing him to two years in jail in the case.
The Congress declared 124 candidates in its first list and another 42 in the second list for the May 10 elections. The counting of votes for the Karnataka Assembly will take place on May 13.
Gandhi’s white T-shirt hit the limelight when the yatra entered Delhi, his supporters praising his resilience while his opponents criticised him.
In the letter dated December 31, 2022, Das wished that the blessings of Lord Ram be always upon the Congress leader. The letter has been trending on social media platforms.
The Congress has also been seeking a discussion in Parliament on the border issue and Chinese transgressions at the border.
Gandhi, who is leading the Congress’ Bharat Jodo Yatra, on Wednesday alleged that the ”plan of the BJP and RSS is to spread fear” and his march was to stand against fear and hatred.
Congress general secretary communications, Jairam Ramesh also said the Bharat Jodo Yatra marked this day by paying tributes to the farmers who died during the agitation.
In its manifesto for the hill state released last week, the Congress has made ’10 guarantees’. The campaign for November 12 polls in the state ended on Thursday.
In an early morning meeting, Gandhi discussed the challenges of rising fuel costs, reduced subsidies, dwindling fish stock and environmental destruction among other issues.
Gandhi, who has embarked on the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra,’ reached Neendakara in Kollam district today, the ninth day since he began his foot march on September 7.
The conclave engaged in substantive discussions and expressed broad solidarity with the Bharat Jodo Yatra, a statement issued by the civil society representatives said.
Rahul Gandhi lashes out at Centre over rising prices of essential commodities; calls it ‘vasooli sarkar’
The Monsoon Session of Parliament began on Monday, and it coincided with the Presidential Elections 2022.
Gandhi’s dig came over Modi’s recent remarks at a large public meeting in Andhra Pradesh’s Bhimavaram after he unveiled a 30-foot bronze statue of legendary freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju on his 125th birth anniversary.
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Gandhi was on a three-day visit to Kerala and will return to Delhi tonight.
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Rahul said, “Eight years of big talk has resulted in India having only eight days of coal stocks.”