The students across the four campuses of Tata Institute of Social Sciences: Mumbai, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Tuljapur have been protesting since 20th of February, 2018 against Privatisation of Higher education. There has been a series of demands that the student body has put up since the last 8 months. However, in the absence of acknowledgement of the demands from the side of TISS administration, the students boycotted the classes since 21st of February 2018.
TISS PROTEST: LOCATING IT FROM ITS NORTHEASTERN CAMPUS
Contextualizing the issue particularly in regards to Northeast India is the need of the hour so as to have a comprehensive understanding of the problems faced by students from the region studying in all the TISS campuses in general and at TISS-Guwahati campus in particular.