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City unit of Congress felicitates veteran workers

DNPUN22006 | 12/28/2009 | Author : Dinesh Thite | WC :364 | Politics & Governance

The 125th anniversary of the party will be celebrated today

Armed with 'Lenin Mixture', three freedom fighters gathered at Jedhe Mansion at Shukrawar Peth on Sunday. They were honoured by the Indian National Congress (INC), under which they had once fought during the independence struggle.
It was a homecoming for these veterans.
Baburao Gopalrao Jadhavrao (90), Dhanaraj Ramchandra Gandhi (86) and Shankarrao Ramchandra Jagdale (89) became nostalgic when they reached the residence of freedom fighter and erstwhile Congress heavyweight Keshavrao Jedhe, who is credited with the induction of large number of non-Brahmins into the Congress fold during the freedom movement.
The city unit of the party organised their felicitation to mark the 125th anniversary of the party.
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