"Stay Away" From Violence: Union Minister Asks Students Amid Nationwide Protests
Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 8:19 AM
Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has appealed to students to stay away from violence and maintain peace on campuses. The minister's appeal came against the backdrop of protests on campuses across the country against the Citizenship Amendment Act and alleged police crackdown on Jamia Millia Islamia and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) students.
"No Bullets Fired," Say Delhi Cops On Injuries To Jamia Protesters
Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 8:08 AM
The police action to quell yesterday's violence in Delhi has triggered controversy, with questions raised over the possible use of firearms. Three persons have been admitted in hospitals two at the Safdarjung hospital and one at the Holy Family hospital with alleged bullet injuries. At the first hospital, doctors said the patients had sustained bullet injuries. At another, the patient made the claim.