Jamia Millia Islamia university in the limelight of breaking news headline for last couple of days for violent protests and brutal police attacks, injuring hundreds of students protesters and detaining a large number of innocent young people in order to curb the movement of on-going and increasing protests spreading speedily across India.
Jamia Millia Islamia is a public central university, located in Jamia Nagar New Delhi, India. It was originally established at Aligarh in United Provinces present day Uttar Pradesh, India, during British rule in 1920. It became a Central University by an act of the Indian Parliament in 1988. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamia_Millia_Islamia
The male, female, all in their early 20s and above students at Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) university, were among the thousands of people agitating against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act on Sunday. Almost 500 Jamia Millia Islamia students were detained by the Police after a march to the Parliament against the CAB turned violent. The authorities also lathi-charged the protestors,
After the news of the police crackdown at Jamia Millia University spread across the country on Sunday night, numerous universities and colleges across the country pledged their solidarity to the central university in the capital. Some of the institutes are new additions as they were not seen protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
On a day when hundreds of students of the Jamia Millia Islamia were beaten and arrested, the internet was quick to form opinions of its own regarding the worsening situation, and seemed everyone feelings sorry to the cry of innocent students who were treated inhuman way. The outburst on social media, especially Twitter, highlighted the hypernationalistc and indifferent attitude of Delhi police. Here are some of the comments condemning violence and Amit Shah, Narendra Modi and Delhi Police: