Women too should be allowed to pull all-nighters in the library, to gorge ourselves on oily dhaba food at 4 am, to aimlessly walk around campus, just because we can.
Students are caught between educational institutions that don't make them employable and companies that only want to use their services for free.
The students of Hidayatullah National Law University just got their first victory: A written assurance that hostel and library curfews will be extended till 3 am.
The students primary demands include removal of curfew, financial transparency and strict action on sexual harassment allegations.
My life is no longer a Cinderella story, I don't have to run away again and leave behind a token of my freedom.
The Chhattisgarh high court has legitimised our complaints and given us the validation we needed to stand up to years of mistreatment by a power-hungry administration.
Our founding fathers would be proud of us for standing by the principles of non-violence and civil disobedience, it is a shame that our administration is not.