Monthly Archive: February 2017

Ramjas protests highlights: Students march for ‘azaadi’ from ABVP; issue to be raised in Parliament

Daughter of army martyr and Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur announced her decision to withdraw from the campaign against Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) even as the Delhi University braced for protests and counter-protests on Tuesday. Kaur had, on Monday, complained to the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) about receiving death threats on social media. Following up on this, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal meting L-G Anil Baijal later on Tuesday and sought action against ABVP.

Ramjas violence: Delhi police receive notice from NHRC

There were allegations that women students and media persons were manhandled and harassed during the clashes.

New Delhi : Following complaints that female students and media persons were harassed by police personnel during the violent clashes at Ramjas College on February 22nd, the National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to the Delhi Police Commissioner.

Ramjas protests Live: Gurmehar Kaur leaves Delhi, thousands march for ‘azaadi’ from ABVP

Daughter of army martyr and Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur announced her decision to withdraw from the campaign against Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) even as the Delhi University braced for protests and counter-protests on Tuesday. Kaur had, on Monday, complained to the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) about receiving death threats on social media. Following up on this, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will be meeting L-G Anil Baijal for action against ABVP.