Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday visited Sivagiri mutt right here to pay respects to famend social reformer Sree Narayana Guru earlier than commencing the fourth day of the Kerala leg of the celebration’s Bharat Jodo Yatra.
At Sivagiri Mutt, Rahul Gandhi met the swamis there and provided prayers to the saint reformer.
The yatra, which started after 7.30 am from Navaikulam junction right here, continued to witness an encouraging end up and can enter the Kollam district of the state through the day after spending the final three days in Thiruvananthapuram district.
On Tuesday, after that day’s yatra ended at Kallambalam junction right here, Mr Gandhi had questioned how a celebration which calls itself a consultant of Hindus was allegedly spreading ‘ashanti’ within the nation when the primary phrases taught in Hinduism is ‘om shanti’.
“Wherever they are going they are destroying harmony, they are attacking people, they are dividing people, abusing them,” he had stated.
The third day of the Kerala leg of the yatra had gone forward amid intermittent rains and swelling public turnout, with the Congress chief saying that even blisters is not going to cease their journey as he and scores of yatris marched alongside the streets with out an umbrella when it rained.
The 150-day foot march was launched from Kanyakumari in neighbouring Tamil Nadu on September 7 and can cowl 12 states and two Union territories.
The Bharat Jodo Yatra, which entered Kerala on September 10 night, will traverse by the state masking 450 kilometres, touching seven districts over a interval of 19 days earlier than getting into Karnataka on October 1.