Allow us to commit suicide: IITians
The students said that they had no other option left if the legislation giving 27% quota to OBCs comes through.india Updated: May 22, 2006 00:11 IST
A group of students from IIT-Delhi on Sunday submitted a memorandum to the President seeking permission to commit suicide if reservation for OBCs in elite educational institutions is implemented.
The students handed over the memorandum to the President's secretariat saying that they had no other option left if the legislation giving 27 per cent quota to OBCs in elite educational institutions comes through, said Safal, a Youth for Equality representative.
First Published: May 21, 2006 23:04 IST