Coimbatore, Mar 20: The annual meeting of the Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha (ABPS) of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) which began here on March 19, is scheduled to conclude on March 21 with the address of Sarsanghchalak Dr Mohanrao Bhagwat.
The three-day meeting being held in Tamil Nadu for the first time in RSS’ history of over nine decades, is expected to pass a major resolution concerning violence targeted against its activists in Kerala, Karnataka and West Bengal besides discussing major issues of the national importance.
The annual exercise conducted every year in March is devoted to discussing the organisational matters, the status of the work and future plans.
The meeting was formally inaugurated in the presence of Sarsanghchalak Dr Bhagwat and Sarkaryawah Suresh alias Bhayyaji Joshi at the premises of Sri Amrita Vishwa Vidhyashram, Coimbatore.
The annual report for 2016-17 was submitted to the 1400-odd delegates drawn from all over the country by Sarkaryawah Bhayyaji Joshi.
State level office bearers of RSS across the nation, National office bearers of RSS inspired organisations, elected representatives from RSS-Shakhas of all regions of the country and few others are attending the meet.
Prominent leaders from Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS), Vanavasi Kalyan Ashram (VKA), Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), are attending the meeting.
Office bearers of Vidya Bharati, Vijnana Bharati, Kreeda Bharati, Seva Bharati, Samskrita Bharati, Samskara Bharati, Laghu Udyoga Bharati as well as leaders from Rashtra Sevika Samithi, Swadeshi Jagaran Manch, Deendayal Samshodhana Samsthe, Bharat Vikas Parishad, Akhil Bharatiya Shaikshik Mahasangh, Dharmajagarana, Vishwa Vibhag will be participating in the 3-day conclave.
Several organisations with a special focus like – Sakshama, working for the blind; Seema Suraksha Parishad, which is committed to boosting confidence among people of border districts, Poorva Sainik Parishad, working among retired soldiers will be represented in the meeting.