Patna: Bihar Youth Congress president Lalan Kumar on Monday appealed to the youth to follow the path of Rajiv Gandhi for ensuring unity, harmony and integrity of the country and urged YC activists to ensure tension-free society at the hour of tension and terror facing the country.

A 'Sadbhavana March' led by him was held here during the day on the occasion of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's 68th birth anniversary. NSUI activists too participated.

Kumar recalled various steps taken by Congress under Rajiv Gandhi's leadership in the fields of politics, economic uplift, women empowerment and social welfare and his role in heralding the information and communication technology revolution in the country.

Processions were taken out by YC and school children in other parts of the state and more than two lakh bookets containing the profile and achievements of Rajiv Gandhi were distributed.

Earlier, a function was organised at the state party office here where Kumar and Deputy Leader of the State Legislative Council Vijay Shankar Mishra paid floral tributes to Rajiv Gandhi.

(Agencies)

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