The Central Executive Committee of SFI strongly condemns the cold blooded murder of forty eight Adivasis, including women and children in the Bodoland Territorial Autonomous District (BTAD) in Assam. It is not the first time that the region is witnessing such gruesome violence. The National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) is attempting an ethnic cleansing of the area, by merciless massacres of the non Bodo population. Eye witness accounts of the activists from SFI who are trying to assist the affected people confirm the miserable failure of the state in protecting the lives and livelihoods…

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The world community is in deep shock and grief as Pakistani Taliban has once again trained its guns on school going children. The attack on schools which are seen as canters of anti Islamic values is a key tactic in the strategy employed by Islamic fundamentalists to create an illiberal and conservative society. Boko Haram, the militant outfit of Nigeria is also infamous for their gruesome attacks on schools, burning children alive, kidnapping girls and making them sex slaves or forcibly converting them. The Pakistani Taliban attack on the Army school in Peshawar has left 148 people dead inclu…

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The recent direction by the HRD department to make December 25, as Good governance day in CBSE and other central government run schools is communally motivated. December 25 is celebrated as Christmas across India and the move to keep schools open that day is a clear tactic to create communal divisions. The attempt of HRD Minister Smriti Irani to lie to the public is also highly condemnable. Though she has stated that "only a voluntary online essay competition which did not require students to go to school" is to be organized, the circular issued by her Ministry has directed the schools to "ens…

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  Students’ Federation of India Central Executive Committee condemns in strongest possible words condemn the decision of Khap Panchayats of Mujafarnagar to prohibit the use of mobile phone, face book and whatsap, by students especially ban on the use of mobile phones by girls. It is important to note that in a self style manner undermining the law and individual rights, Khap panchayat of Shoram village of Mujjafarnagar banned use of facebook, whats apps to the students and use of mobile phone for the girls.
  SFI is of the view that nobody is above the constitution and Law of India. These ille…

Read more: Resist the attack on individual right of students and girls by Khap Panchayats.