Updated February 23rd, 2024 at 17:03 IST

After Kanpur, Posters Showing Rahul Gandhi as Lord Krishna Come Up in Varanasi

Congress workers put up posters in Varanasi showing Congress leader Rahul Gandhi as 'Lord Krishna' and UP Congress Chief Ajay Rai as 'Arjun'

Reported by: Srinwanti Das
posters of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi dressed in the garb of Lord Krishna and UP Congress Chief Ajay Rai dressed as Arjun came up in Varanasi | Image:Republic
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Varanasi: Days after posters of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi dressed in the garb of Lord Krishna and UP Congress Chief Ajay Rai dressed as Arjun came up in Kanpur ahead of the Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra reached Kanpur on February 21, similar posters cropped up in Varanasi. The posters have reportedly been put up by Congress workers. Similar posters were also put up in Lucknow two days before.

The posters of the Congress leaders in the garb of Lord Krishna and Arjun has stoked a row and drawn flak from various quarters.

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Rahul Gandhi’s 'Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra' reached Prayagraj at around 4.00 pm on February 18.

Notably, Rahul Gandhi, who is in the middle of a Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra, reportedly spoke to the Shiv Sena (UBT) leader for an hour to discuss the deadlock over eight of Maharashtra's 48 seats.

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Published February 23rd, 2024 at 10:42 IST