ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Threat to International Academic Community

State Power in Support of Religious Illiberalism WE are shocked to learn that the Gujara' government has sanctioned under Section 295A of the Indian Penal Code, the prosecution of three eminent persons in connection with a serious research paper entitled 'Sectarian Literature and Social Consciousness: A Study of the Swami- narayan Sect, 1800-1840' which appeared in the October-December 1986 issue of Arthat, a well known Gujarati quarterly published by the Centre for Social Studies, Surat. Warrants have already been issued against these persons.

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