PUNE: MIT School of Government and Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad Foundation has organised the 8th edition of the Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad (BCS)--Indian Student Parliament, an annual national conclave for students will be held at MAAER’s MIT campus in Kothrud from January 19-21.
Speaking about the conclave, the Founder Convener of BCS and Executive President of MIT World Peace University (MIT-WPU), Rahul Karad said, “Till now, over 70,000 students from colleges across the country have participated in this annual conclave and got a chance to interact and share knowledge with their counterparts.”
The Parliament will have sessions on topics including ‘Indian Democracy in Black and White’, ‘Triple Talaq: The Drama and Discontents’, ‘Casteism in Indian Democracy: Problems and Prospects, GDP Vs. GDH, Be Mature: Save Nature and Satyagraha: 100 Years of Mahatma in India. There would also be Youth To Youth Connect programme which will allow students to network and deliberate on issues which they feel need to be addressed and come up with prospective solutions.
Minister of Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar, Rajyavardhan Rathore, Union Minister of State for Youth affairs, Vinod Tawde, State Higher Education Minister, former president Pratibha Patil, Union Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goel and former home minister Shivraj Patil will be present at the inaugural function.