Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Ok Palaniswami had written to Rupani on Thursday requesting him to reopen the varsity.
- Last Updated: September 25, 2020, 11:54 PM IST
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DMK MP A Raja on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and order the continuance of a Tamil medium faculty in Ahmedabad after it was shut down just lately for not having sufficient college students.
In his letter to PM, the previous Telecom Minister mentioned “PM in his UNGA speech invoked famous philosopher Kaniyan Pungundranar and often quotes “Thirukkural” in his speeches. I shall be grateful if you could interfere in this sensitive matter and allow the continuance of Tamil Medium Schools and protect the interests of Tamil migrant labourers and textile workers in Ahmedabad.”
Following the choice, many college students and fogeys expressed their disappointment and staged silent protests.
The letter, which was additionally forwarded to Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, mentioned: “Apart from safeguards under Article 29 and 30 of the Constitution, a Scheme of safeguards was evolved at all India level from time to time at various fora like Chief Ministers’ Conferences and Education Ministers’ Conferences etc.”
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Ok Palaniswami had written to Rupani on Thursday requesting him to reopen the varsity. Palaniswami mentioned that the state authorities was prepared to bear bills and urged continuation in the varsity because the affected college students included youngsters of migrant employees.
The faculty is the one faculty imparting Tamil language schooling in Ahmedabad and is run by a personal belief.