This post is going to give my age away... but hey what the heck
When I joined the
We the students at that time did not accept the name change lightly and went on a ‘strike’. We demanded our degrees be awarded by
Students strike again after 24+ years
Last year, the students went on a ‘strike’. This time they were protesting against the dilution of ‘
While the rationale of two sets of students spread nearly quarter century apart to strike was almost identical, the goal was diametrically opposite. While we struck to avoid our degree being awarded by
What was ‘bad’ and unpopular at its inception has now become ‘good’ and popular in a quarter century.
So, what would the status of ‘Chennai’ brand say in 2020? Would there still be a debate on Madras Vs Chennai?