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National Webinar on "Relevance of Marxism in contemporary Indian Society"

REPORT A National Webinar was organized by the Sociology Department, GMN College, Ambala Cantt on the topic- "Relevance of Marxism in contemporary Indian Society" on 5/7/2021. Dr Manoj Kumar, Associate Professor, PGGC, Sector-11, Chandigarh and  Dr. Amandeep Singh, Department of Evening Studies, MDRC, Panjab University, Chandigarh were invited as keynote speakers. With a focus on the relevance of Marxism in the Indian society, both the speakers pointed out glaring inequalities visible in different areas of our society and discussed the  class-based analysis by Marx in the current context. The learned speakers emphasized that the possible way out is the mindful use of State power in the distribution of resources and delivery of state welfare policies. Queries of the participants were taken and resolved satisfactorily.