At RSS headquarters, Pranab preaches pluralism, tolerance and secularism | India News
Mukherjee’s feedback stressing inclusiveness and warning towards intolerance diluting nationwide id had been seen by Congress as “sagacious recommendation” to the RSS however his endorsement of Sangh founder Okay B Hedgewar as a “nice son of Mom India” couldn’t be so simply defined.
The media and political commentary over Mukherjee agreeing to be the chief visitor on the passing-out parade of Sangh trainees drew in a larger-than-normal crowd to listen to him with folks pouring in to the Reshimbagh grounds hours earlier than the occasion began.
Mukherjee didn’t utter a single phrase on RSS however made pointed references to Jawaharlal Nehru’s imaginative and prescient of Indian nationalism, marking a transparent distinction with the Sangh’s less-than-laudatory view of India’s first PM.
“We rejoice our range. Any try at defining our nationhood when it comes to dogmas and identities of faith, area, hatred and intolerance will solely result in dilution of our nationwide id,” he mentioned. However at the same time as he delivered a category on inclusive values, his presence on the RSS HQ marked a rejection of Congress’s view that this goes towards his political opinions.