Instead of the Constitution reforming an unequal and inhumane society, the barbaric society is now corrupting the Constitutional values, democratic procedure, rule of law, minority rights now. This is the true nature of Sangh Parivar rule.
Emboldened by the recent student election victory and their astounding sick success in spectacularly humiliating Radhika Vemula herself in the student elections (by defeating the candidate she campaigned for - a comrade of Rohith Vemula and one of the five suspended students: Vijay), the SFI thugs want now to establish a little DYFI-style den and SFI-kind total dominance even in the University of Hyderabad.
Equality sometimes means that that those who have been traditionally powerful should share their power. They should support people who have never enjoyed power to become leaders. Those who have never faced discrimination should not talk about discrimination. instead they should empower discriminated people like Dalits, Muslims, Adivasis and Women to speak for themselves.
Radhikamma to the velivada to fulfil her most cherished wish of hugging her son’s stupa and garlanding it. However, in a ruthless act of barbarism, she was forced out of the location and bundled into a police van, which was kept in an isolated spot at Gachibowli stadium, before ferrying the detainees to the Gachibowli police station.
On January 17, all those who have suffered at the hands of casteist and communal goons will assemble at the Rohith Stupa to remember his legacy and to vow that the fight will go on. On that day, we will gather to let out a collective slogan saying no to caste and communalism.
There is some fundamentally philosophical theoretical kind of message that Rohith sent and that message is something we must decode and think about in the days to come and we should not let it be ignored and rejected in this kind of campaign "What is his caste?"