24 C
Jalandhar
Tuesday, October 26, 2021

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ

spot_img
yes punjab punjabi redirection

Mera Ghar

Loan Waiver

Kisan Victims

Water Bills

Electricity Bills

Invest Punjab

Group D

Parali

PSSSB Chemical

Markfed Sept to Nov

Innocent

Hooliganism sponsored by govt, says Congress on JNU violence

- Advertisement -

New Delhi, Jan 6, 2020-

The Congress has alleged that the violence in the Jawaharlal Nehru University was sponsored by the government and that the Prime Minister and Home Minister were responsible for the situation.

Launching a scathing attack on the government, Congress leader Randeep Surjewala said: “What is happening in the university campus is sponsored by the government, which wants to crush the voices, and Prime Minister and Home Minister are responsible for this.”

Speaking to the media, he said nearly 300 masked goons created mayhem on the campus and went from hostel to hostel beating up the students, including JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh.

“The entire country witnessed state-sponsored terrorism and ‘goondaism’ on Sunday on the JNU campus,” he said.

He questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah “why they are against the students”.

“What is the enmity that you have with students and the youth of India, Modi and Shah, that’s the question Indian National Congress and people of India are asking. Why are you torturing, suffocating, subjugating the youth of India under your autocratic rule?”

Surjewala said the incident took place under the watch of the JNU administration and Delhi Police, that is under the control of Home Minister Amit Shah.

“They went from hostel to hostel and beat up students calling them anti-nationals and urban Naxals… They attacked teachers and hit them on their heads, many suffered injuries,” Surjewala said.

The party spokesperson, Udit Raj said: “Local BJP-RSS workers were involved in the attack as police was a mere spectator and the Vasant kunj SHO was in collusion with the attackers, the police misbehaved with me also. “

The Congress has criticised the government over the violence. Rahul Gandhi tweeted: “The brutal attack on JNU students & teachers by masked thugs, that has left many seriously injured, is shocking. The fascists in control of our nation, are afraid of the voices of our brave students. Today’s violence in JNU is a reflection of that fear.”

Violence swept the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus on Sunday as several masked individuals, both male and female, thrashed students, including girls, and teachers inside the campus with wooden and metal rods.  (Agency)

- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

- Advertisement -spot_img

Stay Connected

20,369FansLike
112,668FollowersFollow

ENTERTAINMENT

National

GLOBAL

OPINION

UK Glasgow Climate Change Summit

Glasgow Climate Change Summit – by Asad Mirza

The upcoming Glasgow Summit will prove whether the global leaders are ready to put the entire mankind to peril or whether sagaciously they'll work...
Security Force in Kashmir

Kashmir: A battle that has been laid off for far too long- by Amjad Ayub Mirza

On October 22, 1947 Pakistan attacked the State of Jammu and Kashmir. It was the beginning of a conflict that would leave thousands dead...
Indian Population

In the light of the population explosion debate – by Nirendra Dev

Mizoram has made news -- not necessarily for the wrong reasons but certainly for quite unexpected reasons. North-Eastern India generally makes news due to...

SPORTS

Health & Fitness

Heart Disease

This minimally invasive procedure can help irregular heartbeat patients

New Delhi, Oct 25, 2021- Doctors at Max Hospital have treated a 53-year-old male patient suffering from an irregular heartbeat condition using a new and distinct approach called balloon cryoablation. The term cryoablation is formed of two words 'cryo' meaning cold and 'ablation' meaning removal or destruction. Balloon cryoablation is a minimally invasive procedure which helps in restoring regular heartbeat...

Gadgets & Tech