Jammu: Those who were hell bent upon paralyzing the law and order machinery in the
state were responsible for the hell of the situation that we are undergoing
but those who govern us are equally responsible, paying rich tributes to the Father of Nation to Shastriji at a function organised by Socialistic Democratic Party at Satwari in connection with Gandhi Jayanti and Lal Bahadur Shastri’s Jayanti, SDP supremo Dr Darakhshan Andrabi said that country’s present political order was a vast deviation from Gandhian Philosophy and his political ideology.
Andrabi presided over a Youth seminar today at Satwari in which about five hundred youth from different parts of the division participated. The youth presented their views on “Gandhiji’s political ideology and India’s contemporary political order”.
Among other SDP leaders and senior citizens Prof Ram Sevak Mishra and Ambaben,the vetern Gandhians were also present who presented certificates and mementoes to the participating youth. Prof Ram Sevak Mishra in his address expressed pleasure that youth of modern India were seriously involved in reviving the spirit of the ideology of Bapuji in the country. Sister Ambaben from Gujrat appealed to the youth of the troubled J&K state to work for peace in the state so that Gandhiji’s views about Kashmir are proved right.SDP General Secretary Ajay Sharma paid rich tributes to ex-Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and stressed on the youth to follow his *simple living and high thinking* philosophy.
In her presidential address Dr Darakhshan, the president of Socialistic Democratic Party expressed her concern that the country is following Macaulay in place of Gandhi.