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RSS service projects expand manifold

Source: Organiser
The service projects being run by RSS swayamsevaks across the country under different banners have registered a phenomenal growth. The total number of service projects has been accounted as 1,57,776 as on March 31. It includes 59,498 projects of education, 38,582 projects of health, 42,304 projects of social and 17,392 projects of self-reliance. According to the latest edition of Seva Disha 2009, the report of RSS service activities published from Pune after every five years, a total of 59,076 service projects are run by Rashtriya Sewa Bharati, 13,969 projects by Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram, 72,370 by Vishwa Hindu Parishad, 461 by Rashtra Sevika Samiti, 9,682 by Vidya Bharati, 1,000 by Deendayal Research Institute and 168 projects are run by Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad. Rashtriya Sewa Bharati compiles these statistics after every five years. Started in 1995 with the cooperation of Seva Vardhini, Pune, this report was previously published in 1997 and 2004. The total s…