Delhi Police on January 5 filed an FIR against Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Aishe Ghosh and 19 other people for allegedly vandalising the varsity’s server room on January 4
New Delhi: The Delhi Police on January 5 have filed an FIR against JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh and 19 others for allegedly attacking security guards and vandalising the server room of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on January 4.
The FIR has been registered based on a complaint filed by JNU administration. The police registered the FIR on January 5.
In the complaint, the university alleged that the accused were involved in physical violence and pushed the women guards, verbally abused them and threatened them of dire consequences if they opened the lock of university's communication and information (CIS) office.
"They illegally trespassed the university property with the criminal intention to damage public property. They damaged servers and made it dysfunctional. They also damaged fibre optic power supplies and broke the biometric systems inside the room," the university officials alleged.
Aishe Ghosh, JNUSU president, was injured and was seen bleeding on January 5 evening when masked goons armed with rods and sticks unleashed violence on the JNU campus.
Aishe Ghosh and around 30 others were injured in the violence. The students and teachers were released from hospitals on January 6.
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Last Updated Jan 7, 2020, 12:22 PM IST