"I will officially join Congress today in the rally where senior leaders of the Congress will be present," Hardik said while talking to reporters here. "We will strengthen the ideology of Congress party and take it to the villages," he added.
"Mahatma Gandhi started Dandi March this day and said he (Mahatma Gandhi) will overthrow the British. I am joining the same Congress party which, in the past, has been led by Subhash Chandra Bose, Pandit Nehru, Sardar Patel, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, the people who worked to strengthen our country," he said.
Asked from which seat he will be contesting the elections, Patel said," It is up to the party to decide."
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