AISA’s Uttarakhand State Conference was held on 15-16 Feb at Dehradun with a resolve to fight against the policies of the UPA Govt. which are not different from its predecessor Govt.. The Conference pointed that the central govt. is carrying forward the imperialist agenda endangering democracy and only way left before the students and youth is to strengthen the revolutionary left opposition in which they have a very important role to play.
A march and rally was held on the first day of the conference where speakers attacked the policies of the government by saying that depriving majority of the population of education and employment is an attack on basic constitutional rights. Education is now being monopolised by a privileged class and the question of employment is no more a priority issue for the ruling establishment in this era of globalisation. [more]