Imphal, April 8
Kangleipak Students’ Association (KSA) has drawn the attention of the All Assam Students’ Union to look into the matter of racial discrimination towards some Manipuri nurses who have been working at Guwahati by some people by calling them ‘Coronavirus’.
A statement issued today by the student term such incident as unfortunate saying that at a time when the north east people should unite to fight the racial discrimination showed to the North east people at mainland Indian incident such racial behavior among some people in Guwahati is unfortunate.
The KSA recalled many racial discrimination issues towards the north east people that have been happening at different part of the main land Indian state. The teasing and harassing of the north east people to the North East people has been frequent in mainland Indian and even students at many mainland Indian cities were not allowed to buy essential items.
The KSA appealed all North East people to jointly fight such racial attitude of the mainland Indian people.