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Remove the so-called intellectuals from UGC, say editors

The editors of the journals blacklisted by the UGC believe that the government is trying to silence voices critical of the government. They say small-budget journals and newspapers must come together and fight this conspiracy

What has happened is that the journals that have been the conscience-keepers and the record-keepers of the society have been thrown out of the UGC’s approved list. This has caused concern in the academic and intellectual circles. These journals are a mirror of what is happening in our society and UGC’s exclusion only proves that they are on the right path. The truth, according to the editors, is that the government does not want to listen to any voices of dissent and thus the most effective way to fight this tendency is non-cooperation on every front.

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Kamal chandravanshi

The author works for a Delhi-based television news channel