Fifteen people, including eight AMU students, booked for 'inflammatory speeches' at anti-CAA protests in Aligarh

Police said apart from former AMU students' union vice-president Sajjad Rathar, those booked included students belonging to Kashmir

Press Trust of India March 02, 2020 18:05:02 IST
Fifteen people, including eight AMU students, booked for 'inflammatory speeches' at anti-CAA protests in Aligarh
  • Fifteen people, including eight Aligarh Muslim University students, have been booked for allegedly instigating anti-CAA protests

  • Police said apart from former AMU students' union vice-president Sajjad Rathar, those booked included students belonging to Kashmir

  • A case was registered against them at the Civil Lines police station on Sunday for instigating protests at the Jiwangarh bypass

Aligarh: Fifteen people, including eight Aligarh Muslim University students, have been booked for allegedly instigating anti-CAA protests, police said on Monday.

Fifteen people including eight AMU students booked for inflammatory speeches at antiCAA protests in Aligarh

Representational image. Reuters

Police said apart from former AMU students' union vice-president Sajjad Rathar, those booked included students belonging to Kashmir.

A case was registered against them at the Civil Lines police station on Sunday for instigating protests at the Jiwangarh bypass, police said.

"They have been booked under various sections of the IPC for delivering inflammatory speeches," Civil Lines Circle Officer Anil Samania told reporters.

Meanwhile, in view of upcoming festivals, notices were served on 752 people for their alleged links with last week's "disturbances" in the town.

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