Jamia Millia Islamia moves court for registration of FIR against Delhi Police over December 15 violence

Jamia Millia Islamia moves court for registration of FIR against Delhi Police over December 15 violence

The Jamia Millia Islamia will move court for the registration of an FIR against the Delhi Police in connection with the police action on students in December last year, university officials said on Wednesday. The decision to move court was taken at an emergent Executive council meeting, they said.

“An application will be filed very soon in the lower court under section 156(3) of the CrPC seeking direction to police to register an FIR,” Ahmad Azeem, spokesperson of the university, said.

‘Treated like criminals’ by cops: Jamia students

New Delhi: Students of Jamia Millia Islamia University, where the police entered after a protest against the amended Citizenship Act nearby spiralled out of control on Sunday evening, alleged that they were “treated like criminals” by police. They also claimed that police personnel pushed female students and no women officials were present. Forty people, including students,…