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He called for immediate remedial steps to assuage the hurt sentiment of Indians, particularly the Christian community.
The class IX Hindi language textbook published by the Gujarat State School Textbook Board has used 'haivaan' (devil) before Jesus Christ, instead of the intended word 'bhagwan' (God) in one of its chapters, which triggered protests from Christians.
The board has removed the controversial word in the online version of the book available on its website.
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