Agartala: Student wing from other organisations on Monday evening organised a rally at Agartala in protest against the attack in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). The student leaders informed that they were doing such protest rallies to stand in solidarity against JNU.
The Students’ Federation of India (SFI) and the Tribal Youth Federation (TSU), affiliated to the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) in Tripura, took out the protest rally on Monday.
The DYFI, TYF and the students’ wings of the left parties have extended their full support to the trade unions’ strike on January 8 and held a massive rally in support of that strike.
DYFI state secretary Nabarun Deb said, “As employment issue is a part of the trade unions’ strike, so, DYFI and TYF have supported it. DYFI will also observe the strike across India.”
The rally paved its onset from the Chatra Juba Bhaban of Paradise Chowmuhani and crossed different parts of the city. The left students and youths raised slogans against the JNU attack. Students of different organisations gathered in front of the City Centre and staged a demonstration against the JNU violence on Monday evening.
Some known organisations were also part of the protest. All India Democratic Students’ Organisation (AIDSO) also protested against the masked mob’s attack on the students and teachers of JNU.
The AIDSO, also called DSO, took to the streets to protest against the horrific incident.