Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) has demanded that the DUSU Office to be renamed after freedom fighter Veer Savarkar. DUSU President Shakti Singh made the demand during showcasing of street-play titled ‘Hey Mrituanjay’ in North Campus. The play is based on the time spent by Veer Savarkar in jail during pre independence area.
“A nation which forgets its history is not safe.In the early few years of independent India, the ruling elites of the country tried to make people forget the contribution of many revolutionaries, including Veer Savarkar’s. But this effort has been failed by the people of India,” said Ranjit Savarkar, the grandson of Veer Savarkar.