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‘Surya Namaskar’ move draws flak in JK

Srinagar, January 14

Various political and religious groups on Friday criticised the Jamp;K administration’s initiative, asking college heads in the UT to organise large-scale ‘Surya Namaskar’ on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

The event was to be held online as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations. Officials of the Higher Education Department did not respond to queries about it. The Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) said the authorities were well aware that Jamp;K was Muslim majority and would not participate in practices of other religions. —

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