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Rahul takes 'Pakoda' break during 'Jana Aashirwada Yatra' in Karnataka

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Mallikarjun Kharge, Karnataka party in charge K C Venugopal and Minister DK Shivakumar accompanied Rahul Gandhi

ANI  |  Raichur (Karnataka) 

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi, along with Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaih and party leaders has ‘Mirchi Bajji’, a local ‘pakora’ snack, along with tea at Kalamala, 16 kms from Raichur on Monday. Photo: PTI Photo/ Twitter Photo @INCKarnataka

Congress President on Monday devoured local cuisine mirchi pakoda and tea (called as 'bajji' in Kannada) at Kalmala village in Raichur district.

Rahul is in Karnataka, campaigning for the upcoming Assembly polls, dates for which are yet to be announced.

During his ongoing 'Jana Aashirwada Yatra', Rahul stopped for a tea break at a local dhaba at Kalmala village, Raichur.

He, along with Congress leaders, visited a hotel and had Mirchi Bhajji and puffed rice, which was served by owner, Maramma.

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Mallikarjun Kharge, party in charge and Minister DK Shivakumar accompanied

The schedule for the assembly elections is yet to be announced.

Earlier in the day, Congress President had visited a Dargah in Raichur with Siddaramaiah and later conducted a roadshow in the city.

First Published: Mon, February 12 2018. 21:50 IST
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