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RSS brainstorming meet in Gwalior ahead of Lok Sabha polls

IANS  |  Bhopal/New Delhi 

A three-day brainstorming meeting of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sanghs highest decision-making body 'Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha' will be held from March 8 in with polls high on the agenda.

The meeting will be attended by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, Sarkaryavah Bhaiyaji Joshi, members of central body of the Sangh and around 1,500 delegates from across the country.

"The meeting will review its programmes over the last six months and evaluate organisational works. Programmes for the next six months would also be chalked out," said RSS

He said a resolution on contemporary situation of the country is also likely to be adopted after discussions.

State representatives of the RSS, heads of various bodies and other functionaries are due to attend the meeting that will conclude on March 10.

Bhagwat along with Joshi reached on Sunday to take part in the event which would be held at Saraswati Shishu Mandir, Kedardham.

The meeting assumes significance as it comes amid tension between and that escalated after both the countries engaged in aerial hostilities along the Line of Control (LoC) in for the first time since 1971. This happened in the wake of February 14 Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 troopers in

During the aerial hostilities Indian Air Force's Wing was captured by the after his MiG was shot down and fell in Pakistani territory during a dogfight. He returned to on Saturday night after announced in the said that the IAF pilot will be freed 'as a peace gesture'.



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First Published: Sun, March 03 2019. 21:08 IST