Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yatra Committee is celebrating silver jubilee function this year. In this connection former union minister and Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will be presented Sadbhavana Award in a function to be held on October 19, at the foot of historical Charminar. ACC General Secretary Dig Vijay Singh will be the Chief Guest.
Addressing a press conference here at Gandhi Bhawan, Sadbhavana Committee president G Niranjan, General Secretaries Syed Yousuf Hashmi, G K Anand and Shyam Rao told this. 25 years ago late Rajiv Gandhi had begun Sadbhavana Yatra at historical Charminar which met with an accident when it reached Chennai and the country lost such a key leader like Rajiv Gandhi. Since then Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yatra Committee organises function on October 19 every year at Charminar. They also informed that this year Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yatra Committee completes its 25 years hence it has been decided to celebrate Silver Jubilee Function.