MADURAI: Congress chief and MP Rahul Gandhi, who was the particular visitor on the Avaniyapuram jallikattu occasion in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu on Thursday, mentioned he was glad to see the way in which the normal bull taming recreation was being performed by guaranteeing the security of each the bulls and the bull tamers.
Addressing the spectators, Rahul mentioned Tamil tradition, historical past and heritage had been wanted for the way forward for India and must be revered by all. “I will always stand with the Tamil people to protect their culture and Tamil language,” he mentioned.
“I have come here specifically to give a message to those who think that they can run a roughshod over the Tamil people and push aside their culture. The Tamil people, their culture and heritage are very important for the future of India,” he mentioned. Rahul’s go to comes just a few months earlier than meeting elections are occurring in the state.
He watched the occasion with different leaders together with DMK youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin.
Many bull tamers took pictures with Rahul who additionally prolonged his hand and wished a few of them, a lot to their delight.
It has been introduced that two bikes could be given on behalf of Rahul Gandhi for the very best bull tamer and finest bull.
Earlier, Rahul arrived in Madurai in a particular flight from New Delhi, He was obtained by Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president Okay S Alagiri, Puducherry chief minister V Narayanasamy and Virudhunagar MP Manickam Tagore.