Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Ravi Shankar praises media for exposing corruption
Sambalpur, Dec 15 (PTI) Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today appreciated media''s role in exposing corruption at high places and asked it to strive for eradicating corrupt practices.
No country can progress with rampant corruption, the spiritual guru said and congratulated the media for exposing alleged corruption during the recent Commonwealth Games.
"The administration should be clean and people should know what is going on in the society in particular and in the country in general", Ravi Shankar told reporters here.
To a question on growing naxalism in various states including Orissa, Ravi Shankar said proper education should be provided to young people to refrain from such destructive activities.
Proper education alongwith steady development in backward areas will bring them to the mainstream, he said.