Condemn the police assault on students who gathered to form Ambedkar Periyar Forum in Delhi outside MHRD Gates! Carry Forward the Fight for Campus Democracy and to Annihilate Caste!!
Joint Declaration of Students’ organizations Against Centralization, Commercialization and Communalization of Education
UGC has recently prepared ‘Guidelines on Safety of Students on and off Campuses of Higher Educational Institutions’ and a letter from the UGC secretary dated 17.4.15 requests all HEIs to implement these guidelines.
Some of the points in the guidelines include manual frisking/ frisking through metal detectors of the belongings of students/ visitors, biometric attendance in institute and hostels, fortification of the institution through, ‘a fence of spiralling barbed wires can be surmounted on the wall so that unauthorized access to the infrastructure is prevented effectively.&…