Assam: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat to Take Stock of BJP Govt's Work During Pandemic
GUWAHATI: The chief of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Mohan Bhagwat, who is on a five-day visit to Assam, will take stock of the work done by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Assam in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bhagwat is holding a two-day closed-door meeting starting from today, December 2 at Guwahati with all the shakha pramukhs of the northeastern region to make an assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the
Bhagwat’s visit to Assam assumes significance as the state is set to go for election in April next year. A top functionary of the RSS in Assam told G Plus that Bhagwat will not address any public rally or talk to the media due to the pandemic and is likely to meet only Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday, December 2.
He said that the RSS chief reached Guwahati on Tuesday, December 1 evening and is staying in a secluded Ashram in Adimgiri Hills near Maligaon in Guwahati. He said that the RSS chief will oversee the organisation works in Assam and there is no political connection to his visit to the state.
Bhagwat will be in Guwahati till December 5, and after that, he would visit Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh.
He is likely to return to Guwahati on December 12 and would camp at Keshav Dham, the RSS office at Paltan Bazar in Guwahati.
During his stay at Keshav Dham, Mohan Bhagwat is likely to talk to a large number of RSS leaders who are working in Assam.
His last visit to Guwahati was in January 2018 when had addressed a public rally — Luitporia Hindu Samavesh. Around 50,000 swayamsevaks had attended the programme.
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