Bharatpur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct 9 (ANI): Bharatpur Sub-Divisional Magistrate Jagdish Arya who had denied permission for Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s rally in the city, has granted permission for the same.Also Read - After Punjab, All Eyes on Rajasthan And Chhattigarh Leadership

The rally is scheduled to be held on Tuesday. Also Read - Farah Khan Tests Positive For Coronavirus Despite Being Double Vaccinated, Says 'I Didn't Put My Kaala Teeka'

Earlier on Monday, SDM Arya had directed the Congress party to procure a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the owner of the rally ground near Bayana. Also Read - Highlights India vs England 1st Test, Day 1: Bumrah, Shami Dominate as India Take Opening Day's Honours

The Congress president is scheduled to tour Dholpur, Bharatpur and Dausa districts. The three districts have 16 assembly seats, of which a majority are with the BJP.

Last week, Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot had informed that the Congress president will visit a number of assembly constituencies as part of his two-day tour to the poll-bound state.

Rajasthan is slated to go for polls on December 7, and counting of votes will be done on December 11. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.