Ramjas college row: ABVP members protests outside Delhi Police headquarters

01 March 2017, 06:07 PM
ABVP members stage a protest demonstration outside the Delhi Police headquarters. (ANI/Twitter)
ABVP members stage a protest demonstration outside the Delhi Police headquarters. (ANI/Twitter)

The ABVP on Wednesday suspended two of its members for allegedly attacking a group of AISA supporters.

Prashant Mishra and Vinayak Sharma, the accused allegedly strangulated AISA activists Raj Singh and Utkarsh Bhardwaj near Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College on Tuesday evening.

“We condemn this act by the two students and advocate a violence-free atmosphere on campus. On basis of preliminary information, the two members have been suspended from the party for their act of indiscipline. An interim enquiry has been ordered to take further action,” ABVP national media convener Saket Bahuguna said.

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Two women constables of Punjab Police to provide security to Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur

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There was lot of pressure on the organizers, those against felt that if I speak there then will be disturbance in the campus


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Both Utkarsh and Raj had claimed that they were attacked by seven to eight people near Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College and strangulated with belts.

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Accused have been booked under IPC sections 323 (punishment for voluntarily causing hurt), 341 (punishment for wrongful restraint) and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention), police said.

First Published: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 11:49 AM

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