Smriti Irani to Take Corrective Measures on Bhagat Singh Controversy

After TIMES NOW report that Delhi University’s (DU) history curriculum refers Bhagat Singh as a “revolutionary terrorist”, Union Ministry of Human Resource Development has written a letter to University suggesting corrective measures and to review terminology used in academic material. Authored by noted historian Bipin Chandra and Mridula Mukherjee, the book mentions Bhagat Singh, Chandra Shekhar Azad, Surya Sen and others as “revolutionary terrorists” in Chapter 20. The book also calls the Chittagong movement a ‘terrorist act’, while killing of British police officer John Sanders has been called an ‘act of terrorism’. Bhagat Singh’s family had written a letter to HRD Minister Smriti Irani seeking her intervention in this regard and demanded appropriate changes in the textbook.
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