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RSS expresses concern over 'growing' casteism at Samnvaya Baithak

The RSS held a two-day meeting here on the importance of social harmony and family values

Press Trust of India  |  Jodhpur 

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Considering it to be a huge threat to the very essence of and the society, the today expressed concerns over growing casteism in the country and stressed on the need to promote social harmony. The held a two-day meeting here on the importance of social harmony and family values.

State ministers, including Arun Chaturvedi, Gulab Chand Kataria, Vasudev Devnanai, and leaders Satish Punia, took part in the meeting. Talking about the discussions held in the meeting, state president said the was of the opinion that castiesm was growing dangerously. "Casteism has emerged as a major threat to the Indian social fabric and the elections have seen the issue acquiring threatening proportions. So with growing concerns, the has taken a serious note of the issue and committed to promote social harmony," Parnami said. Nearly 275 workers from 35 regions participated in the deliberations - Samnvaya Baithak - spread over 8 sessions in two days. Stressing on the need of restoration of the traditional Indian family values and structure, talked about the flaws that have crept into the Indian social mechanism.

First Published: Sat, December 16 2017. 12:51 IST
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