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Rahul Gandhi to join padayatra in Kerala today

Thiruvananthapuram:  Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi is expected to take part in the ongoing 'Yuva Kerala Yatra' led by State Youth Congress President Dean Kuriakose today. The Yatra from Kasargod to Thiruvananthapuram, flagged-off last month, has
PTI January 13, 2014 6:25 IST
PTI
Thiruvananthapuram:  Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi is expected to take part in the ongoing 'Yuva Kerala Yatra' led by State Youth Congress President Dean Kuriakose today.

The Yatra from Kasargod to Thiruvananthapuram, flagged-off last month, has reached Alappuzha district and it would proceed to nearby Pathanamthitta district today.

"Rahul Gandhi would join the padyatra for sometime," party sources said. He would arrive in Kochi and would proceed to Alappuzha, sources said.

In view of Rahul Gandhi's visit, security has been tightened in the area, sources said.

The 'Yuva Kerala Yatra' highlighting slogans of ‘secularism and non-violent society,' was inaugurated by KPCC president and state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala.