Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's Somnath temple visit sparks row as he registers as 'non-Hindu' [Photos]

Rahul Gandhi raised a few eyebrows during his visit to the Somnath temple in poll-bound Gujarat as his name was registered as a 'non-Hindu'.

FP Staff November 29, 2017 17:54:13 IST
Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday kick started his two-day campaign in poll-bound Gujarat with a visit to the Somnath temple. Image procured by Darshan Desai
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Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday kick started his two-day campaign in poll-bound Gujarat with a visit to the Somnath temple. Image procured by Darshan Desai
The Gandhi scion raised a few eyebrows as his name was registered as a 'non-Hindu' in the temple. Image procured by Darshan Desai
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The Gandhi scion raised a few eyebrows as his name was registered as a 'non-Hindu' in the temple. Image procured by Darshan Desai
Along with him, senior leader Ahmed Patel's name was also entered in non-Hindu register by Rahul Gandhi's media coordinator Manoj Tyagi. Image procured by Darshan Desai
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Along with him, senior leader Ahmed Patel's name was also entered in non-Hindu register by Rahul Gandhi's media coordinator Manoj Tyagi. Image procured by Darshan Desai
Since the poll dates were announced, this is his sixth visit to the state. He has also faced fire from BJP who claim that his temple visits in the state are a pre-planned poll stunt. Image procured by Darshan Desai
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Since the poll dates were announced, this is his sixth visit to the state. He has also faced fire from BJP who claim that his temple visits in the state are a pre-planned poll stunt. Image procured by Darshan Desai
He is scheduled to visit Gir Somnath, Amreli and Bhavnagar districts next where he will also hold public meetings. Image procured by Darshan Desai
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He is scheduled to visit Gir Somnath, Amreli and Bhavnagar districts next where he will also hold public meetings. Image procured by Darshan Desai