Padma Shri Prof. Vishwa Murti Shastri, President, Jammu Kashmir Shree Kashi Vidvat Parishad called on Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha at Raj Bhavan here today.

Prof. Vishwa Murti Shastri discussed with the Lt Governor various matters pertaining to preservation and promotion of the ancient vedic culture, teachings and traditions among the young generation. He apprised the Lt Governor about the endeavours of his organisation in the fields of education and social welfare. He also put forth the demand of establishing a Shardapeeth International University in J&K.

The Lt Governor while interacting with Prof. Vishwa Murti Shastri said that the government is committed to promote Indian knowledge tradition and access to quality education with an equitable and inclusive environment in the educational institutions.