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Social harmony flourishs because of contributions of social wealth creators: economist

Pune, Oct 2 (UNI) Social wealth creators not only empower the individuals and society but also foster social harmony, brotherhood, and fraternity in a true sense, opined Dr Ajit Ranade, renowned economist and vice-chancellor of the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune, on Monday.
Speaking at second ‘Dr Vijay Bang Social Wealth Creator Award’, instituted by the Bang family in memory of late Dr Vijay Bang, function here, he further said, “According to Swami Vivekanand, one can forge a closer connection with God through sports. Someone like Prabhat Sinha is empowering and creating excellent opportunities for girls in rural areas through the medium of sports.
"This kind of work represented by the young generation is more significant than anything that has been done in the past. The endeavour to harness social wealth in the form of social capital should be utilised to maintain social harmony,” added Dr Ranade.
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