Jammu Tawi, April 26
Panel Discussion was organised in The Law School, JU, in collaboration with Gandhi Peace Foundation Jammu chapter and Gandhi Global Family (GGF), J&K.
The penalizes included eminent Gandhian activists namely Madam Radha Bhatt, former chairperson Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi and Padmashri S P Varma, vice president Gandhi Global Family (GGF). The theme of the discussion was ‘Role of youth in peace building process’.
Radha Bhatt in reference to the Inter-community conflicts like the ones in Assam, Kashmir or elsewhere in the country, stressed upon the need for dialogues and deliberations rather than the force to establish true democratic systems.
Further she focused upon the role of universities and other bodies in the states in preparing young volunteers through Gandhian centres and other like minded organisations for initiating the peace processes.
Padmashri S P Varma, vice president Gandhi Global Family also talked on the similar lines. ‘In the contemporary scenario filled with an environment of unrest, fear n insecurities, all around , the entire world is looking towards India for the Gandhian philosophy of non violence and peace reconciliation.’ He said.
Earlier Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Director Law School presented the welcome address wherein he introduced the dignitaries to the students of the law school.
Dr. Seema Rohmetra, senior Assistant Professor and coordinator Gandhi Peace Foundation, Jammu chapter, coordinated the discussion. Rajneesh Khajuria, Assistant Professor presented the formal vote of thanks.
SSP (Rtd) M A Malik GGF Advisor Jammu, Kirtan Singh GGF Advisor Jammu Urban, Pooja Chaudhary GGF Incharge Jammu University, Rohit Singh Jamwal GGF Kulgam, Ankush Varma partnership advisor DeMontfort University and others.