Citizens for Justice and Peace

Setalvad Issue: AMU Teachers’ Association Criticises Gujarat Govt The Outlook

19, Feb 2015

Aligarh | Feb 19, 2015

The Aligarh Muslim University Teachers’ Association (AMUTA) today alleged that the Gujarat government was attempting to harass human rights activists who have been fighting for minority rights in the country.

“Noted human rights activist Teesta Setalvad is being harassed by the Gujarat government because she has been fearlessly and tirelessly fighting for the rights of the 2002 riot victims,” the AMUTA claimed in a statement issued here.

Secretary, AMUTA, Aftab Alam said, “If the country’s highest authorities fail to read the writing on the wall, the country would suffer irreparable damage.


***This Article was originally published by The outlook. It can be found here.



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