Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will go to Tamil Nadu on Thursday, the Pongal day and witness a bull-taming occasion, ‘Jallikattu,’ the celebration’s state president Ok S Alagiri earlier stated. Gandhi will lend his ethical assist to farmers protesting in opposition to the brand new farm legal guidelines throughout the nation by witnessing the game at Avaniapuram in Madurai district.
“The bull is a logo of farmers and a part of their lives,” the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president stated.
Gandhi’s go to is to “honour the farmers and the valorous Tamil tradition on the day of the harvest pageant and he is not going to interact within the election marketing campaign at present.
Meeting elections are due throughout April-Might within the state.
“Most people ought to collect in giant numbers for the occasion.” Billing Gandhi’s occasion as ‘Rahulin Tamil Vanakkam,’ he stated it was additionally meant to dislodge the ‘inept’ AIADMK regime, ‘subservient’ to the Centre.
Solely Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Ok Palaniswami and his celebration the AIADMK supported the Central authorities’s three farm legal guidelines and no different political celebration favoured it, he claimed.
Gandhi is scheduled to reach at Madurai by 11 am and could be spending about 4 hours within the temple city.
Although there aren’t any different scheduled occasions like interplay with farmers, such programmes would possibly happen if the chief so desired, Alagiri stated.
Gandhi additionally has no plans to go to the alliance celebration DMK’s president M Ok Stalin or different leaders, he stated.
Throughout his go to to western Tamil Nadu, possible in direction of the month-end, Gandhi might meet allies, he stated including his celebration senior chief had a plan to marketing campaign extensively in Tamil Nadu. Priyanka Gandhi would even be invited to the state within the run-up to the polls, he stated.
To a query, he mocked on the AIADMK alliance in Tamil Nadu and alleged the companions within the ruling celebration led mix couldn’t even agree upon the Chief Ministerial candidate.
The BJP, after sustaining for a while that NDA would announce the CM candidate stated on Monday that the AIADMK, the ‘main’ associate would determine it.
The TNCC chief stated his celebration stood behind DMK chief M Ok Stalin and he’s the CM candidate of the alliance.
Concord prevailed within the DMK camp and it was absent within the AIADMK mix, he claimed ruling out the scope for discord between Congress and DMK in seat-sharing for the Meeting polls.