AIDSO severely condemns the introduction of Ramayana & Mahabharata in history syllabus

Students Pledge Dated 24.11.2023 – In response to the recommendation of a high level NCERT panel to include Vedas, Ramayana and Mahabharata in history syllabus, Sourav Ghosh, General Secretary of AIDSO has issued the following statement: “The recommendation of the NCERT high-level panel to include the Ramayana and the Mahabharata in the history syllabus is part of an ongoing attempt to distort the scientific study of history in our country. The Ramayana and Mahabharata are epics considered as part of the Hindu pantheon. The panel has recommended these texts be…

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IIT-BHU incident: Shame on mankind, Observe ‘All India Black Day’ on 4th November

StudentsPledge News Dated 3.11.2023 – In a press statement, AIDSO General Secretary, Sourav Ghosh said: “It is very disgusting to know about the ghastly incident of molestation at gun point in the IIT BHU campus. It is highly shameful that the girl was stripped off while the whole incident was recorded and later uploaded on social media. The All India Democratic Students’ Organisation unequivocally condemns the incident, demanding immediate and effective enquiry and exemplary punishment to the culprits. The men who are involved in this incident are not the only…

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AIDSO Condemns the Recommendation of NCERT Panel to Replace ‘India’ with ‘Bharat’

StudentsPledge News Dated 26.10.2023 – Strongly condemning the recommendations of Social Science committee of the NCERT to replace ‘India’ with ‘Bharat’, Sourav Ghosh, the General Secretary of AIDSO has issued following statement to the press.He said, “The recommendation of Social Science committee of the NCERT to replace ‘India’ with ‘Bharat’ in all Social Science textbooks up to Class 12 will destroy the real spirit of education which was envisioned by renaissance thinkers and revolutionary freedom fighters of the country. When the Indian Constitution uses both the names ‘Bharat’ and ‘India’…

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AIDSO condemns the unscientific claims made in NCERT reading module “Chandrayan Utsav”

StudentsPledge News Dated 25.10.2023 – Opposing the unscientific claims made in NCERT reading module, AIDSO General Secretary, Sourav Ghosh said in a press release: NCERT has released a document, “Chandrayan Utsav”, to celebrate the success of Chandrayan mission and this document has been prescribed for school students across the country. While acknowledging the role of scientists and appreciating them for the success of Chandrayan- 2, AIDSO All India Committee expresses deep anguish at the unscientific claims made by NCERT in the module. “Chandrayan Utsav” mentions that space science is not…

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AIDSO against Combined Entrance Test for PhD Entrance

StudentsPledge Dated 12.08.2023 – In a press statement, AIDSO General Secretary, Sourav Ghosh said: “As per the recent news, NTA is going to conduct ‘Combined Entrance Test’ for PhD Entrance Examination in DU, JNU, BHU and BBAU. For past years, our education system has been witnessing numerous changes in all aspects including the examination patterns. Especially after the implementation of NEP 2020, Every year, there is a new shift from one pattern to another, which leaves the students, clueless and absolutely uncertain about their future. In this scenario, the combined…

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AIDSO Condemns the horrific Rape and Naked Parade of Two Women in Manipur

StudentsPledge Date – 21.07.2023 – Sourav Ghosh, the general secretary of AIDSO, issued the following statement to the press in reaction to the horrifying rape and naked display of two women in Manipur and the callous, inhuman attitude of the Government: “AIDSO, in its strongest words and with deep anguish, condemns the horrific incident of two women being paraded naked and gang raped by the mob in Manipur. It has been over two months since the state has witnessed unprecedented mass killings, assaults, and rapes in the name of community.…

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AIDSO Congratulates the Protesting Students as NExT Deferred under the Pressure of Students’ Movement

 Students Pledge Date 13.07.2023 – Today, in a public notice, the National Medical Commission has declared to defer the National Exit Test (NExT) until further directions from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Congratulating all the students, Doctors, Parents and others who have participated in the countrywide movement against NExT on behalf of AIDSO, Sourav Ghosh, the General Secretary of the organisation has issued the following press statement: “It’s a victory of the united students’ movement and we congratulate all who took an active part in the movement. This…

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AIDSO demands Immediate Withdrawal of the Decision to start NExT Step 1 during the Session

Students Pledge Date 28.06.2023 – A webinar was conducted by the National Medical Commission (NMC) on 27 June 2023, where theydeclared that the current final year batch (2019 batch) will have to sit for the National Exit Test (NExTStep 1). On this occasion, Sourav Ghosh, the General Secretary of AIDSO has issued the followingstatement:“On 27 June 2023, the NMC has declared that the current final year batch has to sit for NExT Step 1but they did not declare the date of the exam. It is obvious that, whatever may be…

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AIDSO Condemns the Assault on Democratic Rights Intended to Prevent Mahapanchayat

StudentsPledge Date 28.05.2023 – Condemning the arrest of protesting wrestlers Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat and Bajrang Punia, several activists and prominent leaders of social movements who were en route to participate in the Mahapanchayat at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi in solidarity with the protesting wrestlers, AIDSO General Secretary Sourav Ghosh has issued the following statement to the press: He said, “Few metres away from the new parliament, which the Prime Minister of India is inaugurating as the ‘temple of democracy’, democratic rights are being assailed and violated by Delhi Police…

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Solidarity Message to the struggling students of Geyzing College

StudentsPledge Date 12.05.2023 – The All India Committee of AIDSO extends its heartfelt solidarity with the protesting students of GeyzingGovernment Degree College of Sikkim.While the students are demanding the timely completion of institution’s building, which is very much a democratic demand but the government disrespecting the democratic practices is taking actions like arresting and expulsion of students. Even after serving a legal notice which allows those students to continue their study, the college authority has been reluctant to issue admit cards for the end-session exams. It cannot be denied that…

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