Mumbai, April 23: Launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister rendra Modi, JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar on Saturday demanded that the government stop ‘jumlas’ (idioms) and start “working” as public patience was wearing out. Addressing a students rally in Tilak gar, he said the people don’t want false promises or ‘jumlas’ in the me of Stand-Up India, Make In India, Skill India or commul-casteist politics, but need education, jobs, and development.
“Ours is politics of social justice, helping the masses of the country. The students and workers of the country are getting united. That’s why the Modi government is so scared,” Kanhaiya Kumar said in his speech punctuated with cheers and thunderous applause.
He demanded a complete end to caste-commul based politics inspired by the RSS and said the struggle was to save democracy and ensure social justice and empowerment.
“For how long will the masses continue to suffer?... The sun will rise,” he said.
The Jawaharlal Nehru University Student Union president arrived for an educatiol conclave organised by the the Left, students and youth organisations in his first visit to Mumbai followed by another engagement in Pune on Sunday. (IANS)