Ujjain: Bollywood actor Swara Bhasker participated in the Bharat Jodo Yatra (BJY) in Ujjain district of Madhya Pradesh on Thursday.
The Congress’ twitter handle shared a picture of Bhasker with Rahul Gandhi. The twitter reads: “Today famous actress @ReallySwara became part of #BharatJodo Yatra. The presence of every section of the society has made this yatra a success.”
The actor, too, retweeted the post. Many Bollywood actors, including Amol Palekar, Sandhya Gokhale, Pooja Bhatt, Riya Sen, Sushant Singh Mona Ambegaonkar, Rashmi Desai and Akanksha Puri have already taken part in the Yatra. Besides, Hollywood actor John Cusack has supported the Yatra on twitter.
The march led by Rahul Gandhi, which began September 7 from Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu, entered MP’s Burhanpur district from Maharashtra on November 23.
The Yatra left Ujjain on Thursday after a day’s stop and left for Agar Malwa that will be the last district of the Madhya Pradesh leg of the BJY. The march is set to cover 380 km in the crucial Malwa-Nimar region of western MP in 12 days. And, then, it will enter Rajasthan on December 4, sources in the Congress Party said.