CHAMARAJANAGAR: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday resumed the Bharat Jodo Yatra from Tondawadi Gate in Gundlupet taluk of Chamarajanagar district. Saturday marks the Yatra’s 24th day, which began at 6.30 am and will reach its first break point at Kalale Gate near Servo Motors at 10 am.
After resuming from Kalale Gate at 4.30 pm, the Congress leader walk to Chikkayana Chatra, Tandavapura, in Mysuru taluk by 7 pm. The participants of the 3,500-km march from Kanyakumari to Kashmir will stay overnight opposite the Maharaja Institute of Technology (MIT) in Tandavapura.
The march was aimed to cover as many as 12 states in five months. It reached Karnataka on Friday (September 30) and will be in the state for the next 21 days before moving north. The Padayatra (march) will cover a distance of 25 km every day.