NEW DELHI: In order, to provide National Platform for Freedom fighters and to rethink and discuss the Hindu ideology of Damodar Savarkar, an Event was held at Constitution Club. Chief Spokesperson for the event and India Today’s Senior Journalist, Uday Mahurkar highlighted the ideology of Savarkar. Delhi University’s professor for Political Science,Mr. Prakash Singh, has coordinated the event. The evening was graced by the Chief Guests Mr. Hitesh Shankar, Editor of Panchjanya and Shiv Shakti Nath Bakshi ( National head, Mouthpiece & Publication Department, BJP).
Comencing of the Programme marked the opinions of the Orators over the ideology of Freedom fighter Savarkar and the misconceptions that the world associates with him. Uday Mahurkar, said, ” Savarkar was a Hindu Nationalist.” “If Indira Gandhi or Jawaharlal Nehru would have been alive for some more time, they too would have agreed with most of the notions by Savarkar,” he added.
It is only emotional content that differs, otherwise today’s Nationalism is very similar to the Nationalism that Savarkar’s ideology speaks for. He pointed on the people who follows Hindutva, he claims them as deprived of proper knowledge and suggested them to read more about this ideology.
Panchjanya’s editor, Mr. Hitesh Shankar said,” All the knowledgeable people gathered here, We all need to read more, understand more to get onto the final judgement over the injustice that has been done to the great personalities.
In the end, Shudhansu Trivedi said, Savarkar was not only a brave solider but also a great predictor about the future. He has also intended to focus on welfare of the society and the Nation.
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