Northeastern Delegates Allege Racial Discrimination At Noida Youth Festival

The alleged racial discrimination and harassment of delegates from the Northeast at the 22nd National Youth Festival 2018 held in Greater Noida has sparked criticism on social media with news reports on the incident going viral and video clips of the protesting delegates making rounds on WhatsApp. Participants from Nagaland, Manipur, and Assam staged a demonstration after the organisers allegedly discriminated against them and hurled racial slurs.