Srinagar: The Bharat Jodo Yatra is set to resume from Chersoo Awantipora in South Kashmir Pulwama district and conclude at Pantha chowk tomorrow (Saturday).
As per news agency, JKPCC President Waqar Rasool, while talking to reporters at Anantnag said that on Saturday, Yatra will resume from Nimbal Chersoo near petrol Pump.
He said that tomorrow, maximum women folk will join the Yatra and PDP President Mehbooba Mufti will also join the march.
“Our leader Priyanka Gandhi is also expected to join the Yatra tomorrow from Awantipora to Pantha chowk,” he said.
He said that near Birla School Pampore there will be tea break and night halt will be at Pantha Chowk truck yard from where Yatra will resume next day.
The Yatra will resume from Pantha Chowk on January 29 and will end at Nehru Park Srinagar. Other leaders including former JK PCC President G A Mir on the occasion condemned the security lapse in Qazigund area.
They said that despite assurances from government authorities from the last 20 days that they will facilitate everything, in the last 24 hours, they changed everything and it was very disastrous.
“We have already lost Indhira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi and couldn’t take risks and had to save our leader before everything and we are highly condemning the security lapse,” they said. Till last stage, Rahul wanted to continue his Yatra at Qazigund but when his security recommended against foot March, he decided to leave the spot, they said—(KNO)