JNU violence updates: Smriti Irani says universities shouldn't become political hubs, Twitter users point out Narendra Modi was 'young pracharak', ABVP associate
JNU violence LIVE updates: Soon after reports of the violence in JNU surfaced, Union minister Smriti Irani said that universities shouldn't be turned into "hubs of politics". 'Neither should students be used as political pawns,' she added. However, Twitter users quoted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official website which said that he was also a 'young pracharak' and an associate of ABVP.
JNU violence: Congress’ Karan Singh slams M Jagadesh Kumar, calls university's Vice-Chancellor ‘completely ineffective’
Expressing shock at the events at JNU, former chancellor and senior Congress leader Karan Singh urged the Home Ministry to get the whole matter impartially probed
JNU violence: Varsity administration briefs HRD officials, Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar skips meet
The meeting was attended by the JNU registrar, proctor and other admin officials who briefed the ministry officials on the sequence of events that unfolded on the campus and the measures taken to restore normalcy
ABVP claims JNUSU behind violence on campus, accuses student body president Aishe Ghosh of 'leading masked goons'
The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad on Monday claimed that the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union was behind the violence that occurred on campus on Sunday evening that saw 34, including union president Aishe Ghosh, being injured after masked men ran amok.
NCP’s Jitendra Awhad joins students protesting in Mumbai’s Gateway of India condemning violence at JNU
Maharashtra minister Jitendra Awhad of NCP joined the students at the protest and sat with them discussing their demands
JNU violence: WhatsApp groups tied to ABVP show members were circulating plans to attack; group denies role in campus raid
It appears, from several accounts of students present on campus, that the attack was coordinated on WhatsApp groups, many of them tied to the ABVP.
JNU violence: Students from various colleges continue protests at Gateway of India in Mumbai, condemn attack on varsity
More students from various colleges in Mumbai joined the protest at the Gateway of India in Mumbai on Monday morning to condemn the violence at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi
‘Reminds of Nazi rule’: Congress’ Randeep Singh Surjewala condemns violence at JNU, accuses govt of harbouring enmity with country’s youth
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala also accused the JNU administration of being complicit in the violent attack on Sunday night. It also alleged that the Delhi Police remained a mute spectator when students were being attacked by armed miscreants
Congress accuses BJP of 'state-sponsored mayhem' after masked men attack JNU students; Fascists afraid of students, says Rahul Gandhi
The Congress on Sunday blamed the BJP government for the attack on JNU students by masked miscreants, terming it a 'state-sponsored mayhem'
JNU violence: 18, including students' union president, injured after masked men run amok on campus; Oppn slams 'hooliganism,' Amit Shah orders inquiry
At least 18 people, including JNU Students' Union president Aishe Ghosh, were injured and admitted to the AIIMS.
Arvind Kejriwal expresses shock at JNU violence, asks Delhi L-G to intervene; Rahul Gandhi says 'fascists' afraid of brave students' voices
Shortly after a clash broke out between members of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students' Union and the ABVP on the university campus on Sunday, a host of political leaders condemned the violence.