Former Chief Ministers of Jammu & Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah on the ultimate day of Congress’s Bharat Jodo Yatra hailed Rahul Gandhi for his efforts to “restore concord” within the nation. Addressing a public assembly in Srinagar amid heavy snowfall on Monday, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti mentioned that “Godse ideology should be faraway from India”, and the hope for that lay with the Congress MP. She additionally instructed Rahul Gandhi that Jammu & Kashmir was his house.
“Rahul, you mentioned you’ve got come to Kashmir your house. It is your house. I hope what the Godse ideology snatched from J&Okay and this nation shall be restored. Gandhiji mentioned he can see a ray of hope in Jammu & Kashmir. As we speak, the nation can see a ray of hope in Rahul Gandhi,” Mehbooba Mufti was quoted as saying by information company ANI. Mufti earlier participated within the Bharat Jodo Yatra and walked with Rahul Gandhi in Awantipora on Saturday.
Jammu & Kashmir Nationwide Convention chief Omar Abdullah additionally praised Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra and mentioned: “It has been a really profitable yatra. The nation wanted this. It has confirmed that there are individuals who like BJP and there are individuals who need a new authorities for concord. These individuals wish to dwell in peace and love with one another —one thing which the BJP cannot give.”
Abdullah had joined the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Banihal, Jammu & Kashmir on Friday.
In the meantime, Rahul Gandhi on Monday mentioned the intention of the Bharat Jodo Yatra was to avoid wasting the liberal and secular ethos of the nation. “I’ve not executed this (Yatra) for myself or for the Congress however for the individuals of the nation. Our intention is to face towards the ideology that wishes to destroy the muse of this nation,” he mentioned at a rally right here to mark the end result of the 136-day march.
“Those that incite violence — like [PM Narendra] Modiji, [Union Home Minister] Amit Shahji, the BJP, and the RSS — won’t ever perceive the ache of getting a name informing the household of a cherished one,” he mentioned.
He was speaking about getting the information of the assassination of his grandmother and father — former Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi — over the telephone. The household of a slain Military jawan will perceive, the household of the CRPF personnel killed in Pulwama will perceive, and Kashmiris will perceive the ache of 1 getting that decision.
“The intention of the yatra is to finish the telephone calls saying the deaths of family members — be it a soldier, a CRPF jawan, or any Kashmiri,” he added.
(With inputs from PTI.)