According to Delhi police officials, many complaints regarding the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has been received, and FIRs will be registered soon.
New Delhi: Delhi Police have received multiple complaints in connection with Sunday's violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in which over a dozen students and faculty members were injured
According to Delhi Police officials, many complaints regarding the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) have been received, and FIRs will be registered soon.
Meanwhile, the situation remained tense but peaceful outside JNU on Monday (January 6) morning as the university guards' maintained a strict vigil at the gate, checking I-cards of all those entering the university.
Violence had broken out on the campus on Sunday evening in which more than 20 people, including student and faculty members, were injured. Sunday's violence at the university has invoked severe criticism.
The Coordination Committee of the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University also condemned the attack on the JNU students, including its students' union president Aishe Ghosh.
The Jamia Coordination Committee (JCC), in its letter, accused the ABVP workers of violence in the JNU campus.
"At 7 pm today reports of masked men and women entering the Jawaharlal University Campus emerged. JNUSU president, Aishe Ghosh was brutally beaten up by masked ABVP goons inside the university premises, along with thousands of students. Reports also emerged of women trapped inside the hostels being attacked by these masked goons with acid. Pictures of these masked goons carrying not just iron rods but other deadly weapons have also emerged," the press note by JCC read.
The JNU administration and the political leaders condemned the attack on students and urged the police to take action against the perpetrators.
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Last Updated 6, Jan 2020, 9:29 AM