JNU Notice To Students’ Union President Aishe Ghosh For Allegedly Flouting Covid Norms During Stir
The Jawaharlal Nehru University administration has issued a show-cause discover to its college students’ union president Aishe Ghosh for allegedly staging an on-campus demonstration in solidarity with the continuing farmer agitation in December final yr in violation of Covid tips.
According to the discover issued by the JNU proctor’s workplace, Ms Ghosh was discovered “violating COVID-19 rules implemented by the university and the Government of India”.
She has been requested to answer to the discover by June 24.
The JNU Students’ Union president mentioned on Twitter that the discover has been issued for his or her protest on December 5 final yr in assist of a name given by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha which has been spearheading the agitation in opposition to the Centre’s three farm legal guidelines.
“Let this be said loud and clear, for any injustice happening around us, in this society, we will keep speaking against the oppressor. We will keep speaking for the oppressed. In solidarity with our farmers,” she tweeted.
In lower than every week, Ms Ghosh has been issued not less than 4 show-cause notices by the proctor’s workplace.
Last week, she was issued a show-cause discover for a protest in 2018, calling it an act of “indiscipline and misconduct”.
The JNUSU president mentioned she has been issued one other discover for an act of “effigy burning” of the ABVP and a fourth one for holding a protest earlier this yr demanding that the library be reopened after the pandemic-induced closure.
Ms Ghosh mentioned she would reply to the notices.
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