New Delhi: Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray) leader Aaditya Thackeray on Friday joined Congress-led Bharat Jodo Yatra at Kalamnuri in Maharashtra’s Hingoli.
Thackeray was joined by party colleagues Ambadas Danve, who is the leader of the opposition in the state Legislative Council, and former MLA Sachin Ahir, reports news agency PTI.
The cross-country foot-march, led-by Congress MP from Kerala Rahul Gandhi, has entered its 65th day. Gandhi and Thackeray were seen walking along while waving at people assembled along the route.
Maharashtra | Shiv Sena MLA Aaditya Thackeray joins Congress party's Bharat Jodo Yatra. The evening leg of the Yatra resumed from Choramba Phata.
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On Thursday, Nationalist Congress Party leaders Supriya Sule and Jitendra Awhad had taken part in the march. While NCP chief Sharad Pawar was invited to join the yatra, he could not participate due to ill health.
Shiv Sena (UBT) chief Uddhav Thackeray has been also invited to take part in the march during its Maharashtra leg.