Prashant Kishor On Bharat Jodo Yatra: Today is the 13th day of Bharat Jodo Yatra started under the leadership of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. This journey started from Kerala and will reach Karnataka on September 29. Congress is trying to communicate with the grassroots people through this yatra. It is also being said that this yatra will infuse a new energy among the Congress workers. Meanwhile, former political strategist Prashant Kishor has also given his reaction and advice on this trip.
What did Prashant Kishor say?
Prashant Kishore said on Tuesday that Congress’ Bharat Jodo Yatra should have started from Gujarat or any other BJP-ruled state. He said, "Congress should have started its Bharat Jodo Yatra from Gujarat. Because elections are going to be held here by the end of this year, or should have started this yatra from BJP-ruled states like Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.”The yatra started from Kanyakumari under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi."text-align: justify;">Earlier this year there was talk of Prashant Kishor joining the Congress. But later he said that he had turned down the offer to lead as an election strategist. He had said this while interacting with his supporters in Vidarbha. He had said that I have given up working as a political strategist and now want to work for the people and not for any party.
Meanwhile, the movement in the Congress has gained momentum due to the election of the party president. It is almost clear that MP Rahul Gandhi will not contest the party president election. In this, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and MP Shashi Tharoor can file their application in this election. According to sources, Tharoor met Sonia Gandhi on Monday. At that time, Tharoor had told Sonia Gandhi that he was willing to contest the elections for the post of Congress party president. On this, Sonia Gandhi gave her permission and said that anyone can contest for the post of Congress party president. In this, news came out today that Ashok Gehlot can file an application for this election. It is being said that he has called a meeting of Congress MLAs in Rajasthan today for this reason. This meeting will be held tonight at 10 pm. Some important decisions can be taken after this meeting.
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