India’s main opposition Congress party senior leader Rahul Gandhi (centre, in white shirt) waves during the “Bharat Jodo Yatra”, or “Unite India March”, in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
India’s main opposition Congress party senior leader Rahul Gandhi (centre, in white shirt) waves during the “Bharat Jodo Yatra”, or “Unite India March”, in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Rahul Gandhi’s cross-India ‘unity march’ against hate enters capital

  • The cross-country walk aims to showcase ‘the real India’, as opposed to PM Narendra Modi’s ‘hate-filled’ version, and pull Congress party out of political wilderness
  • While the march has attracted crowds, only electoral victories will define whether it is successful, analyst says

India’s main opposition Congress party senior leader Rahul Gandhi (centre, in white shirt) waves during the “Bharat Jodo Yatra”, or “Unite India March”, in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
India’s main opposition Congress party senior leader Rahul Gandhi (centre, in white shirt) waves during the “Bharat Jodo Yatra”, or “Unite India March”, in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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