(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
July 26, 200
SFI Condemns Brutal Lathicharge on Tamilnadu Students
following is the
by the Students' Federation of
The central executive committee of Students' Federation of India strongly condemns the brutal police lathicharge unleashed on its activists in Tamilnadu, when they were peacefully protesting for the implementation of the common and uniform school system in Tamilnadu.
The DMK government in the
state has been a total failure in the field of education. Huge amount
donation and capitation fee is charged for an admission in schools and
higher level courses. To register their protest, the students in the
organised protest march towards the state assembly and sought an
with state education minister to submit a memorandum.
Police resorted to brutal attack on the
agitating students with out any provocation. More than 50 students,
all the state committee members, were injured. The all
The central executive committee of SFI calls upon all its units to observe protest day on July 15, 2009. While strongly condemning the police attack, SFI, also demanded the Tamilnadu government to immediately withdraw the policies of commercialising education.