Press Release issued by the five major Left students’ organizations of India
SFI AISF AIDSO AISB PSU
The Central Executive Committee of SFI pays our heartfelt homages to the demise of Comrade Simon Britto who have left us after living an extraordinary life as a 'living martyr'. In 1983, when Comrade Britto was SFI State Vice-President, he was attacked and stabbed by KSU-Congress(I) goons. So bloody was the attack that he had to spend 3 months bed-ridden leaving his body was paralyzed spine down. But by sheer courage and determination, he got back to life, thereby earning the title of “Living Martyr”.
The deep spinal injuries had paralysed his body chest down. He continued l…
On the 124th Constitution Amendment Bill of bringing in 10% quota for economically deprived section from the non-reserved category
As part of the fellowship movement the central executive committee of SFI urged all the university units and research institutes to organise protest demonstration for increasing fellowship and its regular disbursement. SFI will be holding protest demonstration on these demands on 21st December, 2018. SFI demands that the government has to intervene in the following matters with urgency:
- Non-NET fellowships should be increased by at-least 50 % from the current session.
- A hike according to the inflation of last 4 years and regular disbursement of fellowship of JRF, CSIR and ICCSR or…