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BJP organises 40 km rally with participants carrying 75 meter Tiranga in Kathua

Post by on Monday, August 15, 2022

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 Kathua, Aug 14: Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday witnessed a unique and historic spectacle, loaded with patriotic fervour and unprecedented enthusiasm, as thousands of BJP functionaries and workers undertook a 40 kilometerHarGharTiranga rally in the Kathua district, carrying 75 meter long and four meter wide tricolor, marking the 75th anniversary of independence, as part of AzadiKaAmritMahotsav Campaign, amid slogans of Bharat Mata Ki Jai, a statement from the party said.
The event caught the imagination of the entire area and drew a large number of people from the peripheral villages along the highway, welcoming the rally by showering flower petals, he said. Organised by senior BJP leader Mr Satish Sharma and joined by the senior leaders Devender Singh Rana, former ministers Pawan Gupta and Mr Rajiv Jasrotia, besides DDC CouncilorDarhal Mr Mohammed Iqbal Malik, Sarpanches and Panches, the Tiranga Rally took off from Ramkote at 6 AM and reached by foot Billawar at 7.30 PM. As the rally progressed, numbers kept swelling with the workers from the adjoining villages registering their presence in the historic event, believed to be the first such mega rally in the turbulent history of Jammu and Kashmir. A touching bonhomie was witnessed on the entire route with the villagers treating the rallyists with cold drinking water and snacks in the humid holy month of Shravana. The occasion relived the era of freedom struggle when Indians, irrespective of caste, creed and religion unitedly fought the shackles of British and attained freedom.
“Overwhelmed to watch the response of the people to the TirangaYatra, which has become a focal point not only across the country but globally.
Rana declared that Modi’s New India is in the making with the agenda of ‘SabkaSaath, SabkaVikas, SabkaVishwas, SabkaPrayas’. Certainly the will of the people and commitment of the government will manifest in India becoming the Vishwaguru, he added.
Complementing the people of Jammu and Kashmir for their overwhelming response to the AzadiKaAmritMahotsav, former minister Pawan Gupta said the events held during the year-long campaign has instilled a new spirit of patriotism among the youth, which will inspire the generations to come to contribute towards national reconstruction in whatever way each Indian can.
Senior leader Satish Sharma expressed his gratitude to the participants, saying the 40 kilometer rally on foot reflects their love for the nation.

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