- Digvijay is with Rahul since the journey started on 7th September
- Digvijay is the oldest leader, who is involved in the Bharat Jodo Yatra
- Congress leader’s picture being shared on social media
Bharat Jodo Yatra: Congress veteran and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijay Singh (Digvijaya Singh) is always in the headlines for his statements, but these days his simplicity is being discussed. Singh is perhaps the oldest leader, walking 24 km daily along with former party president Rahul Gandhi and thousands of others as part of the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’. Digvijay Singh, 75, who is one of the planners of this 3,500-km march from Kanyakumari to Kashmir, has been with Rahul Gandhi since the yatra began on September 7.
Digvijay was seen sleeping on the mattress on the floor without a pillow
In a picture going viral on social media, the veteran leader who often RSS And who is in the limelight with his comments on issues related to the BJP or even his party, can be seen sleeping on a mattress on the floor without a pillow. The picture is being shared extensively on social media by Congress leaders highlighting his simplicity and his dedication as an example for young party workers.
Congress leader’s picture being shared on social media
A Youth Congress leader from Rewa, Siddharth Tiwari (Raj), who is the grandson of former Madhya Pradesh Speaker (late) Srinivas Tiwari and son of former Lok Sabha MP (late) Sunderlal Tiwari, wrote in his Twitter handle, “Karma Yogi Don’t say anything, make noise! Keep this journey moving towards new horizons. Showing the spirit of sacrifice, penance and dedication for the country, this picture is worthy of respect. This dedication makes us all to sacrifice everything for the service. Inspires the country and society.”
Simplicity was visible even during the long ‘Narmada Yatra’ of 192 days
Digvijay Singh had displayed the same simplicity during his 192-day long ‘Narmada Yatra’ ahead of the 2018 assembly elections. He slept on the floor, said one of his associates, who accompanied him during the entire ‘Narmada Parikrama’.
An MP Congress leader said, the present picture was taken when Digvijay along with some other party workers had gone to rest after a day-long foot march, ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’. Meanwhile, along with the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’, the Congress party is gearing up for the election of its president.