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“Won’t Wear Sweater Until…”: Rahul Gandhi On T-Shirt In Biting Cold

"I took a decision that till the time I do not shiver, I will only wear a T-shirt," Mr Gandhi said, while addressing a street corner meeting in Haryana's Ambala this evening

Chandigarh: Amid talk raging about his wearing a T- Shirt regardless of the colder time of year chill during the Bharat Jodo Yatra, Congress pioneer Rahul Gandhi on Monday said he chose to wear just Shirts during the walk in the wake of meeting three unfortunate young ladies “shuddering in torn garments” in Madhya Pradesh.

“Individuals ask me for what valid reason I’m wearing this white Shirt, don’t I feel cold. I will let you know the explanation. When the yatra started… in Kerala, it was hot and moist. Yet, when we entered Madhya Pradesh, it was marginally cold.

“On one occasion three unfortunate young lady kids in torn garments came to me…When I held them, they were shuddering as they were not wearing appropriate garments. On that day, I took a choice that till the time I don’t shudder, I will just wear a Shirt,” Mr Gandhi said, while tending to a traffic intersection meeting in Haryana’s Ambala tonight

Rahul Gandhi said that he needs to give out a message to those young ladies.

“At the point when I begin shuddering, then I will consider wearing a sweater. I need to give a message to those three young ladies that in the event that you are feeling cold, Rahul Gandhi will likewise feel cold,” he said.

During Uttar Pradesh-leg of the yatra, the Wayanad MP had last week said that the media is featuring his clothing yet taking “no notification of the unfortunate ranchers and workers strolling alongside him in torn garments”.

“My being in Shirt is definitely not a genuine inquiry, the genuine inquiry is the reason are the ranchers, unfortunate workers of the nation and their kids are in torn garments, Shirts and without sweaters,” he had said in Bhagpat.

On Monday, Mr Gandhi likewise designated PM Fasal Bima Yojana and said when harvests are obliterated because of fancies of climate and different reasons and impacted recipients go to look for remuneration, they come to realize that the organization is mysteriously absent.

Refering to paper reports, the previous Congress boss additionally said in Himachal Pradesh, whole apple exchange is in the possession of one industrialist. “On the off chance that you go to Jammu and Kashmir, again whole apple exchange the hands of same industrialist,” he said.

Addressing ranchers who challenged now canceled focal homestead regulations, Mr Gandhi said Congress party brought request up in Parliament that “700 ranchers had passed on during mix against ranch regulations, essentially recognize their penance and give them saint status, however government doesn’t acknowledge they had kicked the bucket”.

At present, the walk is going through Haryana.

The yatra, what began from Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu on September 7, will end subsequent to arriving at Srinagar on January 30 with Gandhi lifting the public banner there.

The walk has up to this point covered Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.