Supreme Court of India declines PIL to declare Bhagavad Gita as national text

New Delhi(PTI): The Supreme Court on Friday declined to entertain a plea seeking to declare Bhagavad Gita as national text saying the subject falls outside its domain.

Supreme Court of India declines PIL to declare Bhagavad Gita as national text
Supreme Court of India declines PIL to declare Bhagavad Gita as national text

“How can we say. Every citizen has a mindset which is a sacred book. How can we give a declaration,” a bench comprising Chief Justice H L Dattu and Justices M Y Eqbal and Arun Mihra said.
The PIL was filed by advocate M K Balakrishnan.