- The party will launch ‘Assam Jodo Yatra’, the Assam version of ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ on November 1
- Attempts to influence Congress MLAs will not succeed: Jairam Ramesh
- Assam CM had advised to start India Jodi Yatra from Pakistan
Bharat Jodo Yatra: The marginalized Congress is once again trying to revive the party. After the first start of Rahul Gandhi’s ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’, now the country’s oldest political party Congress is going to start ‘Assam Jodo Yatra’. This was announced by senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Ramesh himself. He said that the party would launch ‘Assam Jodo Yatra’, the Assam version of ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ on November 1. He also said that Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sharma would not be able to derail the Congress’s Bharat Jodo Yatra.
Attempts to influence Congress MLAs will not succeed: Jairam Ramesh
“No matter how hard Sharma tries to influence the party MLAs, the Congress will not stop,” Ramesh said. We don’t care if an MLA leaves the party like Sharma did. He said that the CM of Assam should stop thinking about Congress and focus on working for the welfare of Assam.
Assam CM had advised to start India Jodi Yatra from Pakistan
In fact, Sharma had earlier criticized Rahul Gandhi and advised him to start India Jodo Yatra from Pakistan and said that Congress was responsible for the partition of the country. In this context, Ramesh told the media persons that the country has been divided in a way under the BJP rule.
BJP did the work of division in the society: Ramesh
“The country is facing tremendous economic inequality, social polarization and centralization of power. BJP has created massive division among different sections of the society. Ramesh claimed, “Today people are divided on religion, culture and even food. The powers of the state governments have been snatched away by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
India Jodo Yatra will start from here next year
The senior party leader also hinted at the Congress’s plan to start the second phase of ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ from Arunachal Pradesh to Gujarat next year.