Stan Swamy was a well-know human rights activist from India who passed away recently. He was serving his term in jail for his alleged involvement in the Elgar Parishad case and was not granted bail on medical grounds.
Amid the ritualization of elections and the valorization of success stories, do we really bother to see the all-pervading decadence, and think of appropriate political education to resist the pathology of mainstream electoral politics?
Second year student Aishwarya Reddy of Delhi University committed suicide at her home in Telangana over non-payment of fellowship. Inability to attend online teaching-learning demotivated and finally resulted in her death.