Port Blair, April 8: The Seva Dal Chief Organizer, A&N Islands, Shri. T. Wajith who is on an official visit to Gujurat on Wednesday attended the "Azadi Gaurav Padyatra" organized by Indian National Congress starting from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad.

The Padyatra was flagged off by Congress leadership including Seva Dal National Chief Organizer, Shri. Lalji Desai, Gujarat AICC In-charge Shri. Raghu Sharma, Gujurat PCC President Shri. Jagdish Thakor and others.

"Azadi Gaurav Padyatra" is an initiative of Congress to commemorate the 75 years of Independence and showcase the role played by the party in the freedom struggle and the country's development post-1947. The yatra will pass through four states before reaching the final destination Raj Ghat in Delhi on June 1

Wajith has lauded the Congress party for initiating programme like "Azadi Gaurav Padyatra" which will contribute immensely in fostering the feeling of oneness amongst the youths in the country.