New Delhi: The National Land Reform Council's Rashtriya Jan Satyagrah Samvad Yatra 2012, which started from Kanyakumari on October 2, 2011, is slated to reach Patna on April 26. The yatra led by National Land Reform Council member - PV Rajgopal, entered Bihar from Assam on April 6.

The yatra aims to create mass awareness about tribals' land rights, dwindling forests and land grab issues, including forcible acquisition of agriculture and forest land from peasants, dalits and forest dwellers.

It will leave for UP on May 7.

The yatra will conclude on October 1, 2012 in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior after crossing 24 states.

It will also discuss issues such as rehabilitation, flood, drought, land ceiling and distribution of surplus and bhoodan land among the landless.