All India workers? meet of Akhil Bharatiya Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram was held in Bangalore from September 19 to 21. The meet was inaugurated by Swami Bal Gangadharnath of Chunchugiri Math, Shri A.N. Yellappa Reddy, former Chief Conservator of Forest and Kalyan Ashram president Shri Jagdeo Ram Oraon. Other dignitaries who graced the occasion were Shri T.T. Sering Ramphell member of SC & ST Commission, Prof. Digambar Hansda, Shri Ramsing Grasia, Shri Moren Singh Purti, vice president of Kalyan Ashram, Shri P.K. Agarwal, Nature Remedeys and Shri R.A Swami, President Vanvasi Kalyan, Karnataka. A total of 459 delegates from 34 Prants participated in the meet.
RSS Sahsarkaryavah Shri Suresh Soni and veteran Sangh Pracharak Shri Madhubhai Kulkarni addressed the delegates in different sessions. Shri A.N. Yellapa Reddy presented paper on Environment and Preservation of Herbal Plants. Concluding session was held on September 21. Swami Raghaweshwar Bharati was the chief guest. Swamiji described the sewawratis of Kalyan Ashram as living Gods. Joint General secretary of Kalyan Ashram Shri Kripa Prasad Singh said about 2600 female delegates would meet in Ranchi from December 18 to 21 at Women Improvement Program of the Ashram.