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12-point plan to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda which falls in 2012.

Creation of Swami Vivekananda chairs in universities across the country and preservation of some of the important sites visited by him are among the key recommendations made by a committee set up to plan his 150th birth anniversary celebrations.

The high-level committee headed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh held its first meeting here today which was attended by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, chief ministers of several states and eminent academicians. more…