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BRICS Report: Student protests spark free speech debate in India

In our weekly BRICS Report, Voice of America correspondent in New Delhi, Anjana Pasricha, told John Robbie about nationwide student protests in India that erupted in India from last week.

The protests follow the arrest if student union leader Kanhaiya Kumar at Jawaharlal Nehru University on charges of sedition or shouting anti-India slogans. This has raised a national debate on free speech and the boundaries thereof.

Listen to the conversation below:


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