JNU violence: Delhi police registers case against unidentified people
The case has been registered under section of rioting and damage to property.
The Delhi Police has registered a case against unidentified people in connection with violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University, officials said on Monday. The case has been registered under section of rioting and damage to property, they said.
Violence broke out at Jawaharlal Nehru University on Sunday night as masked men armed with sticks and rods attacked students and teachers and damaged property on the campus.
The JNU administration said in a statement that “masked miscreants armed with sticks are roaming around, damaging property and attacking people” inside the campus.
Several students including the JNUSU union office bearers are injured and have been rushed to the hospital. Nineteen students and a 45-year old faculty member are admitted in the AIIMS hsopital.
Students from various colleges in Mumbai held a protest at the Gateway of India on Sunday midnight to condemn the JNU violence. At least 28 people, including JNU Students' Union president Aishe Ghosh, were injured as chaos reigned on the campus for nearly two hours.