Kochi: P. Parameswaran, one of many senior-most pracharaks of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the chief of the erstwhile Bharatiya Jan Sangh, died late Saturday. He was 91 years outdated. Sources within the Sangh Parivar mentioned that the founding director of 'Bharatiya Vichar Kendram' was present process Ayurvedic therapy at Ottappalam in Palakkad district of Kerala and breathed his final at 12.10 pm.
In the times of Jan Sangh, Deendayal Upadhyay, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and L.V. Ok. Parameswaran, who has labored with leaders like Advani, was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, the nation's second highest civilian honor, in 2018 and Padma Shri in 2004. <! –
Parameswaran was a superb author, poet, researcher and revered RSS thinker. He served as Secretary (1967-1971) and Vice President (1971-1977) of Bharatiya Jan Sangh as Director (1977-1982) of Deendayal Research Institute, New Delhi.
Parameswaran was born in 1927 in Muhamma in Alappuzha district. He joined the RSS solely when he was a scholar. Parameswaran participated within the Satyagraha towards it in the course of the Emergency and because of this he additionally spent 16 months in jail. He based the 'Bharatiya Vichar Kendram' in 1982 to "promote nationalism among Keralites". Sources mentioned that his physique will likely be delivered to the RSS headquarters in Kochi on Sunday morning the place individuals can pay him the final tribute. His final rites will likely be carried out within the night in Muhamma.