Rahul Gandhi witnesses jallikattu in Tamil NaduPTI | Madurai | Updated: 14-01-2021 12:42 IST | Created: 14-01-2021 12:42 IST
Jallikattu is held coinciding with the Tamil harvestfestival Pongal, which heralds the birth of auspicious Tamilmonth Thai.
Though Stalin was present at the venue since morningand was not on the same dais that Gandhi occupied along withsenior Congress leaders on his arrival, he later joined theLok Sabha MP and the two were seen having discussions,apparently about jallikattu.
Alagiri had earlier said Gandhi would lend his moralsupport to farmers protesting against the new cental farmlaws across the country by witnessing the sport atAvaniapuram.
Gandhi will not engage in electioneering today, the TNCCchief had said.
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