Students in literate states including Karnataka lead spike in protests

Students in literate states including Karnataka lead spike in protests

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-11-30 13:06 States with higher literacy levels report more protests, and nearly half of these protests were led by political parties, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of police data over six years. The sharpest rise in unrest came from student-led agitations (148 per cent) between 2009 and 2014, show the data, gleaned from the Bureau of Police Research