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Firstpost/ Naresh Sharma A retired history professor, educational and cultural institutions.Asked if he foresees a flood of RSS-sympathetic appointmentsto theseinstitutions former ICHR chairperson and historian S Settar retorts "Do you doubt it I don’t" Settar was ICHR chairman from 1996 to 1999 and was witness toa gradual Hindutva takeover of socio-cultural research organisations in the late 1990s After the UPA assumed office in 2004 Settar was also on a review committee that examined NCERT books published by the BJP government The committee discussed the safronisation of the texts at length and recommended replacing them Speaking to Firstpost Settar says "There are many rightist corners hungry to get into the ICHR But in any case it is such an incompetent organisation — the Leftists have used it as a platform for their ideology and friends and now the rightists will want to use it for their ideology and friends" ICHR will hardly be the only institution to see top-level changes given the BJP’s track record in power In 1999 not long after the NDA government was sworn in a slew of appointments weremade including some on the very first day after then HRD minister Murli Manohar Joshi assumed office The Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) got a new chairman Prof B R Grover who soon became notorious for punishing any historical research project or institution perceived as "hostile" to the ruling government or its saffron view of history The new Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR) head at the time was M L Sondhi a Rajya Sabha MP from the BJP who would later ironically be summarily replaced after he complained repeatedly and publicly of pressure from an RSS cabal within the ICSSR Sondhi considered close to then PM Atal Behari Vajpayee famously complained that the RSS faction in the institution led by Devendera Swaroop a former editor of RSSmouthpiece Panchajanya was hindering a proposed Indo-Pak social scientists’ meet ahead of the Vajpayee-Musharraf summit in Agra Also among MM Joshi’s early appointees was RSS sympathiser G C Pande a Sanskrit scholar and ancient India historian who became head ofthe Indian Institute of Advanced Studies (IIAS) in Shimla The University Grants Commission (UGC) top job was handed to Dr Hari Gautam who soon after introduced courses in Jyotir Vigyan or ‘Vedic astrology’ and Hindu karmakand or rituals The move raked up a debate on whether the UGC the institution that controls higher education institutes across the country was legitimising superstition And it is these institutions and theirimpending appointments that will be closely tracked by activists and academicians who will be keeping a close eye on the research projects they undertake and changes they institute in curriculumand historiography One of the manywho has longopposed political intervention in historiography is Fr Cedric Prakash of NGO Prashant in Ahmedabad Prakash and fellow activists in Gujarat have for some years now campaigned against communalisation of textbooks including approaching the courts against a slanted view of history "Fascist and fundamentalist forces have consistently tampered with the educational system of their country when in power; propagating a particular ideology through school text books is a very easy way to manipulate receptive mindsThe Gujarat Government led by the BJP has done this systematically during the past many years: minorities have been demonised patriarchy is eulogized and history is conveniently tampered with Hindu mythology is called history" says Fr Prakashwho says He says there are several instances of inaccuracies and omission of important events Thesaffrontakeoverof major institutions is part of the RSS-BJP design says Prakash How exactly does it matter who heads the ICHR ICSSR UGC or other government bodies involved in research and advanced studies Settar says much of the research work emerging from the ICHR lacks interpretation It is merely an exercise of judgment in selecting documents — those averse to Gandhi could suppress documents about the father of the nation or those averse to Ambedkar could suppress critical documentation about that leader Settar offers as an example What is selected prioritised for publication what is omitted all of this impacts the setting of the agenda and socio-political discourse that follows Some projects in ICHR have been dragging for nearly 25 years In other institutions as well,S.

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