New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi reached Jammu on Thursday on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. Rahul reached the temple on foot from Katra to see Mata Vaishnava Devi directly from the airport. Rahul Gandhi first offered prayers in the temple, now he will also attend the evening aarti. While Rahul Gandhi is in Jammu to visit Vaishno Mata, a picture of his grandmother Indira Gandhi is becoming increasingly viral on social media.
In the viral photo, Indira Gandhi is seen coming out of the cave after having darshan of Mata Vaishno Devi. They are also tying the mother’s chunari on their heads. This photo is from the time when Indira Gandhi had become a powerful woman in Indian politics. It was also being said in the country that India is Indira and Indira is India. This was the time when she became the Prime Minister of the country.
Indira Gandhi had become the messiah of the poor
At that time Indira Gandhi had become known as the messiah of the poor and at the same time she had also stopped the pension received by the kings. He got a lot of support from the poor in the 1971 elections and kept the slogan of the election as Garibi Hatao. In the Lok Sabha elections, he got support from all over the country. People believed that he got the blessings of Vaishno Devi and by which his vow was fulfilled.
Now that Rahul Gandhi has reached Jammu for the darshan and blessings of Vaishno Mata, people are seeing his visit by connecting it with the visit of Indira Gandhi. His visit comes at a time when assembly elections are due in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh in the next few months. After this, Lok Sabha elections are to be held in 2024. Let us tell you that before the election, Rahul Gandhi’s temple visits have been in a lot of discussion. Now once again his visit to Vaishno Devi temple remains in the news. Earlier, he had reached Kheer Bhavani temple in Jammu and Kashmir where he had bowed his head.
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