Rahul Gandhi launches Padyatra in Maharashtra

Amaravati, April 30: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday began padyatra from Amaravati district of Vidarbha in Maharashtra to highlight farming crisis in the state.

He began the 15-km long padyatra to see the situation of agriculture and meet the families of the farmers who committed suicide.

Rahul selected Vidarbha where many suicide cases of farmers have been reported. The region also witnessed agrarian crisis this year.