SIO National President, Suhail K.K and National Secretary Shahnawaz Ali Raihan met with AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi in his residence.
The 30 minutes long discussion was focused on issues like creating democratic environment in college campuses, 6% GDP for education, implementing right to education act, minority status certification of JMI and AMU and impartial inquiry into all recent blast cases and encounters.
Suhail KK expressed his concern over further steps in Right to Education Act like notification etc which should be taken swiftly. The increased budgetary allocation for school education is totally insufficient, given the promise of universal elementary education that has been made a constitutional obligation by the Right to Education Act. The Govt should at least spend 6% of GDP on education sector.Speaking on Minority status certification of JMI and AMU, SIO President demanded that the Government should take right action for building the confidence of Muslim Community in