Sedition Debate: Now, University of British Columbia students voice support for JNU students

International support for Kanhaiya Kumar and his fellow Jawaharlal Nehru University students shows no sign of abating, with students from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada now throwing their hats into the ring.

A solidarity statement from the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice at UBC stated that they were "in absolute and resounding support of the students, faculty, staff and allies at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)".

The statement goes on to say, "We condemn the political and legal clout being exercised by the Indian government in Kanhaiya Kumar’s arrest and subsequent reaction to protests"

Read the full solidarity statement below:

The solidarity statement from grsj institute in the university of british Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

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Updated Date: Feb 20, 2016 12:21:16 IST

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