23 Jun 2011
Civil society activists led have written an open letter to government of India on the 254th anniversary of Battle of Plassey with an appeal to not to forget painful lessons of that Battle, which changed the course of history of India.
The open letter circulated by ToxicsWatch Alliance urges the government to abandon its plan to sign FTA with European Union and to avoid signing treaties with various countries and intergovernmental organizations without explicit approval or sanction of central and state legislatures. It also wants the government to immediately put on hold the UIDAI Bill and NIAI Bill for they pose a threat to civil liberties.
To read this letter, click on the attached pdf file http://www.d-sector.org/images/articlePdfs/Statement%20on%20254th%20Anniversary%20of%20British%20East%20India%20Company.pdf
MS word text is given below
Statement on 254th Anniversary of British East India Company’s Treache…