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Tamil Nadu govt bans caste wristbands in schools, education minister rejects order


The Tamil Nadu govt had recently issued a circular banning wristbands that identify students by their castes. The education minister has now said this circular will not be implemented.

Facing stiff opposition from Tamil Nadu BJP leaders, education minister of the ruling AIADMK has said that the previous circular banning casteist practices of making students wear wristbands to identify them by their castes will not be implemented.

Tamil Nadu school education KA Sengottaiyan has said that there will be no ban on the use of these wristbands for school students. This comes after BJP leader H Raja called for action ...


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