The "University Community for Democracy" is initiating a relay hunger strike from 12th of Aug onwards between 9 a.m and 9 p.m at Arts Faculty, North Campus, Delhi University against:
- Eviction of students and labouring poor of the city in the name of Commonwealth Games.
- Violation of legally guaranteed labour standards in the University in particular and in the city in general.
- Lack of rent control around the university which has resulted in the sky rocketing of rent rates making accommodation for common students unfordable.
- Arbitrary decision making and shrinking of democratic space.