Saturday, December 9, 2023

Topic: Fraternity Movement

UP: Student activists protesting Assam police firing booked under Pandemic Act

Uttar Pradesh police filed an FIR under the Epidemic Diseases Act against members of students' organisations for protesting against the police killings of two Muslims including a minor boy in Assam’s Darrang district last week.

Anti-Muslim rallies: Fraternity Movement demands arrest of key organisers

organised by Supreme Court lawyer and former spokesperson of the Delhi unit of Bharatiya Janata Party Ashwini Upadhyay.

Revisit 50% reservation ceiling, student body urges SC

A demand was raised by student organisation Fraternity Movement, that the Supreme Court of India should revisit 50% reservation limit and implement population based proportionate reservation.

Rights violation during custody of Siddique Kappan: Fraternity Movement urges NHRC to institute inquiry

Student organisation Fraternity Movement has sought the intervention of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to stop the violation of human rights of Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan, who is currently imprisoned in Uttar Pradesh jail under draconian UAPA.

UGC, HRD Ministry seek probe against CUK professor who calls RSS ‘a proto-fascist org’ in class

The University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Ministry of Human Resource Development sent letters to the Vice Chancellor of Central University of Kerala to conduct a probe against Professor Gilbert Sebastian who has been targeted by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) -- the students' wing of the RSS -- for calling the RSS a proto-fascist organisation during his class.

Sharjeel Usmani moves Bombay HC to quash FIR over Elgar Parishad speech

Muslim student leader and Fraternity Movement national secretary Sharjeel Usmani has approached the Bombay High Court for quashing the FIR registered against him in Pune for his speech at Elgar Parishad 2021 edition.