Indian Express, May 8 02:42 AM
At his book release, Joshi enforces his image of a 'swayamsevak-scholar'


Top BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Wednesday used his book release function to project himself as a thoroughbred "swayamsevak-scholar steeped in India's value system". A fortnight after RSS chief K S Sudarshan said in the presence of the party's prime ministerial candidate L K Advani that Deendayal Upadhyay's integral humanism should be made "a compulsory reading for the partymen", Joshi reminded his audience that his book "Science Sustainability and Indian National Resurgence" was essentially compilation of 24 lectures. He started delivering these when "he was an ordinary Bharatiya Jana Sangh worker and was initiated into Upadhyay's integral humanism".

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