• India has strongly taken up thedemand for banning Hindu scripture Bhagavad Gita, which agroup linked to the Christian Orthodox Church has described as'extremist'
  • Describing Bhagwat Gita as extremist, a group linked tothe Christian Orthodox Church has demanded ban due to conflictof interests between the Russian followers of Lord Krishna andthe local authorities in the Siberian region of Tomsk.
  • The case pertains to the legal relationship between aRussian registered socio-cultural organization and the localauthorities