New Delhi: Over 70 student and youth organisations participated in the Young India Adhikar March, walking from Red Fort to Parliament Street on February 7. Spokespersons from the Samajawadi Party, the RLD, Swaraj Party and several other political parties also extended their support.
Students from all over India came to Delhi to register their protest – including from Banaras Hindu University, Jamia Millia Islamia, Aligarh Muslim University, FTII, Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Punjab University, Revolutionary Youth Association, All India Railway Apprentice Association and many others participated in the protest to collectively protest the Modi government’s youth-related policies.
Former JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar also spoke. Watch his interview with The Wire.