Students protest against the racial attack at Bangalore

Bangalore: Students of Christ university along with north east solidarity group organized a protest at town hall on 18 march against racial attack on *Higio gungtey* a student of Christ university hailing from arunachal Pradesh by his landlord for allegedly using excess water. On 6th march Landlord Hemanth kumar, who is a criminal lawyer by profession, attacked and abused him, he threw His luggage from third floor and forced him to lick his shoes. Protest demands to book landlord under racial attack. Gungtey’s father said he has filed an FIR and wants him to get arrested for abusing gungtey’s mother and beating him up. North east solidarity president Mrs raina spoke about growing intolerance and such racist and castist mentally. Christ students demonstrated a street play about the discrimination and racism. Students were holding play cards and shouting slogans with strong message about theiridentity, human rights, and racism. Delegates from SIO Karnataka were part of the protest.