Rahul receives a cheerful welcome: unfurls national flag at Charminar
Hyderabad: Former AICC Chief Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra on Tuesday evening arrived at Charminar in Hyderabad. The people of Hyderabad received Rahul Gandhi with a loud cheers and Bharat Jodo slogans at Charminar with a sea of national as well as party flags dotting the road leading up to the Charminar.
The Gandhi scion also paid floral tributes to his father Rajiv Gandhi’s photograph on the stage. He unfurled the national flag in front of the iconic Charminar here after 32 years after his father and the then party Chief Rajiv Gandhi had started the Sadbhavna Yatra from the Charminar.
AICC General Secretary Jairam Ramesh, senior leader Digvijaya Singh and TPCC Chief Revanth Reddy were among those present at the event. Rahul’s Bharat Jodo Yatra resumed from Matha Temple in Shamshabad Tuesday morning and halted at the Legacy Palace at Bahadurpura in Hyderabad for an afternoon break. The Bharat Jodo Yatra’s night halt will be at Gandhi Ideology Centre in Bowenpally.