"The minorities should be conscious of their rights. Part of the responsibility to ensure that they got their due as per Constitutional provisions rests on shoulders of the intellectuals belonging to these communities," he said.
       
Addressing a seminar in Dehradun on the occasion of the World Minorities Day, Bahuguna issued the institutes to hold a conference of minorities in all districts in the state.
       
“Seminars should be held to create awareness about the facilities the minorities were entitled to under the Constitution,” he said.
       
Those among the minorities who have moved up the social ladder should think of those who have lagged behind and take initiatives to help them join the social mainstream, the Uttarakhand CM told the seminar organized by the state Minorities Commission.

(Agencies)

Latest News from Uttarakhand News Desk