Narendra Dabholkar, leading anti-superstition campaigner of India, social worker and journalist, was gunned down in Pune by unidentified motorcycle-riding assailants on 20th august, 2013.
The attack took place around 7.30 a.m.IST near Omkareshwar Temple, when Dabholkar, in his 60s, was on his morning walk. The two gunmen fired indiscriminately at Dabholkar and sped away, leaving him in a pool of blood. The assailants fired four rounds at him from a …
SCIENCE MOVEMENT IN INDIA IS VERY WEAK. SCIENCE MOVERS COULD NOT EMERGE AS A PRESSURE GROUP SO FAR. IT IS BECAUSE THEY DID NOT FORM ANY COMMUNITY.
EVERY COMMUNITY IN INDIAN SOCIETY DO HAVE A STEADY VOTE BANK. BUT RATIONALISTS DON'T HAVE SUCH BANKS.
ALL HUMANISTS, ATHEISTS, SECULAR AND RATIONALIST PEOPLE SHOULD UNITE SO THAT THEY ARE RECOGNISED AS A SOCIAL FORCE. THEN POLITICAL LEADERS MUST RECOGNISE THEM.
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