Times of India publishes clarification, after RSS claimed the TOI report as False

Bangalore July 11: The Times of India, Bangalore today carried a clarification of RSS for a report carried by TOI on Tuesday, to which RSS claimed as baseless and false.

In its yesterday’s edition it carried a news  (in Page 4, Dated July 10, 2012),entitled “RSS advised BJP leadership on election-cast formula” , which stated that RSS from its national headquarters Dr Hedgewar Bhavan of Nagpur, had given the caste formula to BJP to win elections, which made BJP national leadership firm up its decision to replace Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda.

But RSS strongly reacted and said the report is false and baseless. RSS Pranth Sankaryavah N Tippeswamy wrote a letter to The Editor of TOI, seeking a clarification to be published immediately.

Responding to the letter, Nahid Atualla, Principal Political Editor of Times of India had agreed to publish the clarification by RSS, in its Wednesdays edition. Hence, today TOI has carried the clarification, as follows.

RSS Clarification inTOI -11-7-2012 Page 4 –

To knew more on the issue; please click the following link, published yesterday:


Vishwa Samvada Kendra

One thought on “Times of India publishes clarification, after RSS claimed the TOI report as False

  1. Great work done by samvada kendra in bring this issue to limelight and making TOI to eat its own words.. Thanks and Congrats..

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