The General Election now comes into its final phase scheduled on 19th May. Preparation of ideological agenda for the election by the intellectuals was started well before the notification by Election Commission. The first issue was a matter of intolerance. Serious huge and cry over this was spread nationwide. Some of the Intellectuals, Artists and Celebrities were enraged and in protest they announced to return their national awardsconferred to them for their outstanding contribution in their respective fields. But the reality was far away from the issue and there were no return of awards and the agenda did not survive. Next one came as “mob lynching”. These aspects were taken as the strike on secularism. The ruling party was docked in doubt and charged the Govt. was planning to change the constitution. The issue slowly died. The prestigious JNU campus was rocked with the slogan “Bharat tere tukde honge , insha allah tere tukde honge , Pakistan jindabad” . When condemned and JNU administration initiated action on the participants of organizers of the events, the JNU administration and the ruling party were charged of the suppression of freedom of speech. Major opposition parties stood in favour of the “Tukde Gang” and they supported the issue as the move was related to the students and it was going against the ruling party. The matter is now in the court.
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