His speech was interrupted by Kanhaiya and some students booed him.
Makarand Paranjape, poet and professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University on Monday took on students union president Kanhaiya Kumar who is facing sedition charge, asking him whether he checked his facts before delivering the much celebrated speech.
“Kanhaiya said in his celebrated speech Golwalkar met Mussolini. Did you check your facts, it was Moonje who met Mussolini. “I am not saying they were not impressed by the fascist, they were. They thought it is a very good idea to have an authoritarian system. “Please let us agree on what is factual and what is not. “Fascism stands for anti-democratic position and so does Stalinism,” Paranjape while addressing the students at JNU.
“I am proud to belong to a country where one so called judicial murder created such a huge ruckus.