Jammu and Kashmir students charged with raising pro-Pakistan slogans at a dental college in Meerut

Meerut: A police complaint has been lodged against some Kashmiri students at a dental college for allegedly shouting pro-Pakistan slogans and uploading objectionable picture of Indian cricket team on social media after the ICC Champions Trophy final.

Kashmir police. PTI

Representational image. PTI

Two complaints have been received, one by students of Kalka Dental College and Hospital and the other by Bajrang Dal activists, police said.

The right wing activists have demanded their arrest, police said, adding a probe has been launched.

The administration of the college, located in Partapur area, has said that a committee has been constituted to probe the incident.

Meanwhile, some Kashmiri students, including girls, were reported to have left their hostel.

"After India's defeat in the Champions Trophy final, some Kashmiri students are alleged to have raised pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans," Anand Kumar, the additional director general of police, Meerut Zone, told PTI.

Police are taking the matter seriously, the ADG said, adding they along with the Local Investigation Unit (LIU) are working on the case.

As of now, a case has been registered by the police and further action would be taken only after initial inquiry.The principal of the college told the press that a committee has been formed to probe the matter and if the students are found guilty, stern action will be taken against them.

The college has around 60 students from Jammu and Kashmir.


Updated Date: Jun 22, 2017 20:33 PM

Also Watch

Social Media Star: Abhishek Bachchan, Varun Grover reveal how they handle selfies, trolls and broccoli
  • Monday, July 16, 2018 It's a Wrap: Soorma star Diljit Dosanjh and Hockey legend Sandeep Singh in conversation with Parul Sharma
  • Monday, July 16, 2018 Watch: Dalit man in Uttar Pradesh defies decades of prejudice by taking out baraat in Thakur-dominated Nizampur village
  • Monday, July 16, 2018 India's water crisis: After govt apathy, Odisha farmer carves out 3-km canal from hills to tackle scarcity in village
  • Sunday, July 15, 2018 Maurizio Sarri, named as new Chelsea manager, is owner Roman Abramovich's latest gamble in quest for 'perfect football'

Also See