Senior party leader Digvijay Singh said in a tweet, ‘The first meeting of the Central Planning Group for the India Jodo Yatra was held today. The journey from Kanyakumari to Kashmir will start on October 2 and the planning work has started for it. Rahul Gandhi attended the meeting. Singh is the convener of a group set up by Congress President Sonia Gandhi to plan the yatra.
These party veterans were present in the meeting
According to the Congress, the Bharat Jodo Yatra will help unite the country. The party alleges that India is being divided through increasing polarization in the country. Other party leaders present in the meeting included Jairam Ramesh, Shashi Tharoor, Jyoti Mani, Indian Youth Congress chief BV Srinivas, Mahila Congress chief N. D’Souza and NSUI chief Neeraj Kundan.