‘Turn all bars and night clubs into yoga centres’

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev (in picture, left), speaking at the foundation stone laying ceremony of a yoga centre to be built in place of Deepa bar and restaurant in Vile Parle (West) in Bombay:

“I’m very happy that a place which was being used for destroying people’s lives will now be used for making lives of people happier and healthier. All bars in Bombay should be converted into yoga centres in order to have a better society and healthy living.”

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