Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s second version of yatra, which has been renamed as ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’ on Thursday, will cowl round 700 kilometres throughout 9 districts in Madhya Pradesh in a single week.
As per the small print shared by MP Congress workplace, the yatra is scheduled to kick-start on January 14 from Manipur and can conclude in Maharashtra on March 20.
‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ that began from Kanyakumari and concluded in Kashmir final 12 months, had lined greater than 1300 kilometres in Madhya Pradesh.
The Congress state unit had organised 17 sub-yatras from totally different components of the state.
‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ handed by way of Madhya Pradesh few months earlier than the meeting elections within the state. However, it didn’t make an affect because the Congress, which was considering of coming again to energy, might win solely 66 seats within the elections held in December, 2023.
Earllier within the day, Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh stated that the march will now be known as ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’.
“In the meeting of all general secretaries, in-charges, PCC chiefs and CLP leaders, it was felt that the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ has become a brand that is embedded in minds of people. We should not lose it, ” Ramesh stated, referring to the padyatra carried out by Rahul in September, 2022 from Kanyakumari to Srinagar in January 2023, ” he added.