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Rahul Gandhi tractor rally to enter Haryana today

Rahul Tractor rally

Congress former President Rahul Gandhi’s Tractor rally against the new farm laws going to enter Haryana state from Punjab near Kyukar village of Pehowa sub-division of Kurukshetra district on Tuesday afternoon.

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Rahul Gandhi’s programs list

According to his program list, Rahul Gandhi will lead a roadshow at Pehowa after entering Haryana state. Then, his schedule is to meet farmers around 3 pm. Gandhi is expected to head a tractor rally at Kurukshetra and will hold a meeting there at the mandi. There are also reports that he will stop at Jyotisar village, where it is believed that Lord Krishna gave the sermon of Bhagavad Gita.

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Also, there is heavy police deployment at the Punjab and Haryana border in advance of Gandhi’s arrival.

Guidelines to hold a rally in Haryana

Sharandeep Kaur Barar, Kurukshetra’s deputy commissioner said that the guidelines have been issued to the rally organizers and they have to follow the COVID 19 rules strictly during the rally and meetings.

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She further added that there is no limit on the tractors coming from Punjab in Haryana but they have to follow COVID 19 guidelines as a gathering of people over 100 is banned.

Organizers have to follow rules strictly

Kurukshetra District administration has written a letter to the chief of Haryana Congress, Kumari Selja, and seek her cooperation on 16 points to help to maintain law and order. It has been asked to Congress to limit the public gathering to 100 people, ensure wearing face masks, and Maintain social distancing. Also, the administration advised the party that the tractors should not affect the movement of the traffic on the Delhi Chandigarh highway.

Rahul Gandhi’s schedule has been revised and he will not visit the Karnal as planned earlier.

Haryana Chief Minister comments

On Monday, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the state does not have any problem if Rahul Gandhi holds tractor rally and roadshow in the state. However, he asked Congress to avoid creating any law and order problems.

When Chief Minister asked about Home Minister Anil Vij’s statement that Gandhi will not be allowed to enter the Haryana state. He said that it is not acceptable if he comes with a big demonstration from Punjab. We have no problems with him if he holds his Yatra with the people of Haryana only.

 

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