Fast vs Fast: Congress' Rajkot MP to counter Modi

Rajkot: Local Congress MP Kunvarji Bavaliya has said that he would observe a parallel day-long fast in Rajkot to counter the proposed fast of Gujarat CM Narendra Modi here.

Modi had announced yesterday in Ahmedabad that he would go to each district of the state and would observe fast from morning to evening.

"I have decided to organise a parallel fast against the chief minister when he comes to Rajkot for a day-long fast as per his announcement," Bavaliya said in a press release issued here today.