NSUI alleges BJP replaced Nehru’s photo with that of Savarkar in Goa school textbook
“It is unhappy BJP eliminated Nehru’s photograph from and Savarkar’s has been included in books beneath the Goa Training Authority,” stated NSUI Goa president Ahraz Mulla. (Picture: Twitter@ANI)
- NSUI Goa president stated BJP has been making an attempt to impose its proper wing ideology on folks’s minds
- BJP has denied NSUI’s allegations
- Veer Savarkar’s photograph supposedly reveals up in a chapter on the rise of nationalism
NSUI, The scholar physique of Congress, has alleged of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru has been changed by Vinayak Savarkar in a category X textbook.
Ahraz Mulla, president of the Goa unit of Nationwide Pupil’s Union of India (NSUI), stated that ever because the BJP got here to energy in Goa, it has tried to impose its proper wing ideology within the minds of the folks.
“It is vitally unhappy that the BJP has eliminated the photograph of Pandit Nehru from the textual content e book and Savarkar’s photograph has been included in books beneath the Goa Training Authority,” Mulla stated.
The allegation is chapter on the rise of nationalism in India in a category X Social Science e book earlier had an image of Nehru together with Mahatma Gandhi and Maulana Azad on the Sevagram Ashram at Vardha, Maharashtra in 1935.
However the photograph on web page 68 within the new textbook is of Savarkar’s now. The caption accompanying the image of Savarkar reads, “In 1904, one of many outstanding revolutionaries, who had the expertise of revolutionary exercise in India, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar based Abhinav Bharat to information the revolutionaries.”
This isn’t the primary time that Congress has accused BJP of making an attempt to “change historical past” in tutorial textbooks and undermine the contribution of Congress within the freedom battle.
Nonetheless, BJP has denied these allegations. BJP spokesperson from Goa Siddarth Kuncaliker stated, “Congress has a really unhealthy behavior of creating wild allegations. Training ought to finest be left to educationists. Politicians ought to solely take pleasure in politics. Educationists have ready the textual content books.”
(With inputs from Harish Volvoikar in Goa)
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