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Sewa vibhag - Sangh owns one of the fastest growing education projects: Tehelka

Source: Samvada and Tehelka Tehelka in its new issue has come up with a report which refers Sangh, as owning one of the fastest growing education projects, that too in the Maoist affected regions.
The report also claims that, Sewa activities of  Sangh Parivar has ousted the Christian missionaries decades old dominance in the field of education. The report also credits Sangh for reaching out to adivasis in Odisha, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand and Northeastern states.
It adores the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation  as the most successful of all projects that runs 34,343 schools which, collectively, have 9,62,485 students. The report says, “A quick search on the Internet reveals the presence of the Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation in places like Portland (Michigan) and Baltimore in the United States”.
The report puts the the VHP’s Sewa Trust of having 3,266 educational projects spread across the country. Out of this, nearly 1,050 Bal Sanskar Kendras reach out to children in the age group of three to seven. A…