‘They beat Chandrashekhar with lathis all night long’ – Bhim Army

Following the massive protests against the demolition of the Ravidas temple in Tughlaqabad, dalit leader Chandrashekhar Azad was picked up by the police and beaten up inside the Kalkaji police station, the Bhim Army has alleged. In an interview with Sabrangindia, Vipin Gouraiya of the Bhim Army Student Federation said, ‘near the Okhla metro station a senior police officer told us everything is alright and … Continue reading ‘They beat Chandrashekhar with lathis all night long’ – Bhim Army

Red Salute to Chandu – Kavita Krishnan

Today is the day Comrade Chandu, former JNUSU President, was killed in Siwan, Bihar at the behest of the criminal RJD MP Shahabuddin. March 31, 1997, 4 pm. It’s worth recalling that one of the reasons JNU fees are low today and students coping with social, regional, gender and other deprivations can get to JNU, is because of struggles Chandu led when he was JNUSU … Continue reading Red Salute to Chandu – Kavita Krishnan