Riya Sen joined Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Akola, Maharastra on Thursday. Pictures and videos of the actor walking along with Rahul as they spoke with each other were shared on social media. Earlier, actor Pooja Bhatt was seen walking with Rahul Gandhi, when she had joined him for Bharat Jodo Yatra in Hyderabad. Also read: Pooja Bhatt says her walk with Rahul Gandhi wasn’t ‘brief’, reveals how much she actually walked

Riya wore a printed orange kurti with denims and a pair of sunglasses as she walked with Rahul Gandhi, who was dressed in a white T-shirt and beige pants. They walked in front of a crowd of people, and were surrounded by the politician’s security team. Many on social media reacted to their videos and pictures, with some praising the actor for joining the Bharat Jodo Yatra and showing her support for the party and the leader.