JAMMU, May 27: BJP leader, Ishfaq-ur-Rehman Poswal has urged Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, prominent spiritual leader and founder of ‘Art of Living Foundation’, to use his influence in preventing youths from falling prey to violence related acts and drug abuse in Jammu and Kashmir.
Poswal held a detailed meeting with top spiritual leader in Bangaluru on Thursday, during which he expressed his serious concern over recurring incidents of stone pelting, drug abuse and other social ills in Kashmir and urged Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji to use his spiritual powers and influence in restoring peace in Jammu and Kashmir and make youths shun the wrong path of violence and bloodshed.
Sri Sri also expressed his concern over the prevailing situation in Kashmir. He agreed to visit Kashmir in near future and make efforts to contribute in strengthening peace.
The BJP leader hoped that the spiritual leader will organize meditation and Yoga camps in Kashmir to impart necessary tips to especially those youths intending to resort to drug abuse in a bid to get rid of anxiety.