New Delhi, Jan. 15 -- Urging the Sangh cadre to not misuse the perks of having resources, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday recalled how Ravi Shankar Shukla has once told former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru that by banning the Sangh, he has actually given its expansion a boost. Shukla was a Congress leader and the first chief minister of Madhya Pradesh. Speaking at a function, Bhagwat said Dattopant Thengdi once mentioned an episode to him that, soon after the Sangh was banned following the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi; Shukla told Nehru that if he wanted to pull the Sangh down, he should have given them posts in the government.

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