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Rahul Gandhi visits Delhi's Anand Vihar ISBT, meets coolies and carries luggage: Watch

Sep 21, 2023 02:31 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi met coolies of Anand Vihar ISBT and discussed their problems in detail.

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Thursday morning made a surprise visit to the Anand Vihar Inter State Bus Terminal (ISBT) in New Delhi. In a video surfaced online, the Congress leader can be seen surrounded by coolies as he donned the coolie uniform and carried a luggage on his head.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, wearing the porters' trademark red shirt and badge, carries luggage over his head during an interaction with porters at Anand Vihar railway station, in New Delhi(PTI)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, wearing the porters' trademark red shirt and badge, carries luggage over his head during an interaction with porters at Anand Vihar railway station, in New Delhi(PTI)

In the video, Gandhi is carrying a blue-coloured suitcase on his head as the crowd, including coolies cheered “Rahul Gandhi zindabad”. The top Congress leader visited Anand Vihar to meet the porters and talk at length about the issues they face.

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This comes after a few porters urged Gandhi to visit them to understand their issues and work towards uplifting them. Earlier, the Congress leader surprised people with similar visits.

Gandhi took a food walk from Old Delhi to Bengali market. He was spotted relishing food in Old Delhi near Jama Masjid. He also visited Delhi's Mukherjee Nagar to interact with civil services aspirants and discuss top government jobs.

Gandhi also made an impromptu visit to Haryana's Sonipat and spent some time with farmers. He also took part in sowing seeds in the farmlands of Sonipat, drove a tractor and enjoyed food served by women labourers.

His earlier visit to the Azadpur Mandi in the national capital amid the skyrocketing prices of tomatoes and other vegetables left people amazed.

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