In a show of solidarity with the ongoing wrestler’s movement, the All India Democratic Youth Organization (AIDYO), Tripura state committee, took to the streets on Monday. The organization presented a four-point charter of demands, including the immediate arrest of BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh on charges of sexual harassment of female wrestlers. They also called for his dismissal from the post of MP and president of the Wrestling Federation of India, exemplary punishment for the accused MP, and the assurance of safety for women players across the nation. AIDYO emphasized that the central government should promptly address the demands of women wrestlers and take swift action against the accused.
AIDYO’s Demands and Call for Support
Bhabatosh Dey, the state president of AIDYO, spoke to reporters and urged the central government to meet the demands put forth by women wrestlers. He specifically called for the immediate arrest of Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, emphasizing the need for swift justice. Dey also urged people from all sections of society to join the nationwide movement in support of the wrestlers and their cause.
AIDYO’s stance reflects its commitment to championing the rights and safety of women athletes, specifically in the context of the allegations against Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh. By raising their voice and demanding action, AIDYO aims to ensure justice for the victims and create a safer environment for women players across the country.
The Four-Point Charter of Demands
- Immediate Arrest: AIDYO demands the immediate arrest of BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, who has been accused of sexual harassment by female wrestlers. They stress the importance of taking swift action against the accused to demonstrate that such behavior will not be tolerated.
- Dismissal from Post: The organization calls for the dismissal of Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh from his positions as a Member of Parliament and president of the Wrestling Federation of India. AIDYO believes that someone facing serious allegations should not hold influential positions that can impact the lives and careers of athletes.
- Exemplary Punishment: AIDYO insists on exemplary punishment for Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh if found guilty. They emphasize the need for a strong message to deter others from engaging in similar misconduct and to ensure justice for the victims.
- Safety of Women Players: AIDYO demands that the central government takes concrete steps to ensure the safety of women players across the nation. They emphasize the importance of creating a supportive and secure environment for female athletes to pursue their sporting careers without fear of harassment or exploitation.
AIDYO Tripura Committee extends its call for support to people from all sections of society. They urge individuals and organizations to join the nationwide movement in solidarity with the wrestlers and their demand for justice. By rallying together, AIDYO believes that a collective voice can exert pressure on the authorities to take swift and decisive action.
AIDYO warns that if their demands are not met promptly, they will intensify the movement in the coming days. This indicates their determination to continue advocating for justice and to keep the issue in the public spotlight until satisfactory actions are taken. The organization’s commitment to amplifying the wrestlers’ cause demonstrates their dedication to fighting for the rights and safety of women athletes.
The All India Democratic Youth Organization (AIDYO), Tripura state committee, has joined the wrestler’s movement and presented a four-point charter of demands. They are calling for the immediate arrest of BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, his dismissal from influential positions, exemplary punishment if found guilty, and the assurance