RSS, Akhil Bhartiya Sant Samiti, Advani welcome scrapping of Article 370

New Delhi:

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on Monday welcomed the Narendra Modi led BJP government’s decision to scrap Article 370 in Kashmir. RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat said that the decision is important not only for Kashmir but for entire nation. RSS said that everyone should rise above their political rivalry and support the decision.

Akhil Bhartiya Sant Samiti also welcomed the decision taken by Modi Government. National General Secretary of the Sant Samiti, Swami Jitendranand Saraswati said that the move will boost the nationalism and will strengthen the concept of one nation one legislation.

Senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani also issued an statement supporting the decision of the Government. Advani said that it is a bold step towards strengthening national integration. He said that the scrapping of Article 370 has been part of BJP’s core ideology since Jan Sangh days.

Ganga Mahasabha has also welcomed the decision calling it a true tribute to Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee.