Senior BJP leader Shri LK Advani on February 5 unveiled a statue of RSS founder Dr Keshav Baliram Hedgewar at a MCD park in Keshav Puram. Speaking on the occasion Shri Advani said Dr Hedgewar played a key role in cultural awakening of the country by establishing the RSS as an institution. He said as Swami Vivekananda formed Ramakrishna Mission and Dayananda Saraswati formed Arya Samaj, Dr Hedgewar by forming the RSS developed a generation of patriots and dedicated people.
Besides Shri Advani, veteran BJP leader Shri Kidarnath Sahni, Mayor of Delhi Prof Rajni Abbi, president of Delhi BJP Shri Vijendra Gupta, former Mayor Shri Prithviraj Sawhney, RSS Sahprant Sanghachalak Dr Shyam Sunder Agrawal, chairman of Standing Committee Shri Yogendra Chandolia, MCD Councillor Dr Mahendra Nagpal, BJP organising secretary Shri Ramlal, former Delhi Prant Sanghachalak Shri Ramesh Prakash Sharma, senior Sangh Pracharak Shri Surya Kishanji, Shri Lakshman Dev and many other senior leaders also attended the function. (FOC)