The media claims that there has been a steep increase in violence against minorities, but the data comparing the first year of the Modi Government with last . “I have evidence to prove award wapsi was not spontaneous but an organised Vajpeyi, he alleged, started the movement “only because of. It all started with the murders of intellectuals — Kalburgi and second category have been enraged with this whole “award wapsi” and see it as.
Starting from the beginning of September , disgruntled writers and poets across India have started returning the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award to. However, according to one political observer, the “award wapsi” movement struck a chord and contributed, not insignificantly, to the BJP's. Why all the artists so called secular who did award wapsi silent now? 2 it started when few Sr congi + JNU Prof + Sr Journo+Sahityakar met and these writers.
Was “award wapsi” a genuine protest of principled conscience-keepers of the nation or a mala fide conspiracy against the PM and the. It was during , a group of people who called themselves liberals and seculars started a campaign called Award Wapsi claiming. Kundan Shah,Saeed Mirza,Artists return awards It Those Ones”, saying she was proud to be part of what artists and intellectuals had started. Govt says 40 awards were returned during Award Wapsi. Actual list has 40 more. Here's the list.