New Delhi : Congress president Sonia Gandhi will participate in the Bharat Jodo Yatra on October 6 in Karnataka , sources said on Sunday .
The Yatra will pass through Karnataka for 21 days covering 511 km in the state . It began on September 7 from Kanya kumari and entered Karnataka on Friday after passing through Ta mil Nadu and Kerala . Sonia Gandhi will walk with the participants on October 6 during the Karnataka leg of the Yatra , a party source said .
This would be the first time that Sonia Gandhi will participate in the Yatra which began when she was abroad for a medical check up . Rahul Gandhi has been walking continuously in the Yatra and reached Gundlupet in Karnataka on September 30.