Students and teachers joined hands as part of the two-day protest demonstration in New Delhi against the right-wing government’s assault on the nation’s educational sector
Students from across India affiliated to various communist organisations marched to the Indian parliament demanding education policies that ensure accessibility and quality education for all. For more on the student march: 5,000 students march in India against education policies of Modi government
Students from leftist organizations participated in the march, seeking various demands, including free and accessible education and gender justice in campuses
Amit Sengupta, a medical graduate from the Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi, played a leading role in many progressive movements, the most significant of which was the Peoples Science Movement (PSM) in India and the global Health Movement.