Oct 12, 2020

20A will lead to a tribal society, Amarapura-Ramanna sects say Featured

The Amarapura-Ramanna Samagri Maha Sangha Sabha has urged the government to withdraw the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution.

The proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution rejects the core of democracy, which is one of the progressive elements of humanity, hence should not be enacted, they note in a statement.

The statement cites that the amendment would pave the way for an undeveloped tribal society that will hinder the freedom of thought and action.

Noting that the amendment undermines the system of checks and balances that maintains equilibrium between the executive, legislature, and judiciary, they warn that the "end of this process will mark the birth of authoritarianism, arbitrary nepotism.”

The statement is as follows :

Amarapura Ramanna Re