Mumbai: In huge development in Jawarharlal Nehru University (JNU)Delhi Police registered an FIR in connection with the protest held by university students on Monday.
Reports have it that students had held protest despite prohibitory orders. Further, the JNU Students’ Union is also likely to hold a press conference at 4 PM today where it is expected to voice out their demand for complete rollback of the fee hike, a report by leading news channel said.
Thousands of JNU students had flooded the streets of the capital city starting from the institute campus to the Parliament in a row over fee hike. Hundred of troops were deployed outside the JNU campus and Section 144 was imposed near the Parliament to prevent any incidents of violence.
The varsity’s students have been protesting for nearly three weeks against the draft hostel manual, which has provisions for hostel fee hike, dress code and curfew timings.