May 9, 2021

JNU under attack by right-wing goons

JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh severely injured

NFTV : New Delhi : Today JNU is severely under attack by right-wing goons , goons attack students and teachers of Jawaharlal Nehru University. A group of masked goons entered the JNU campus and targeted students

JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh was brutally beaten up. The Union said she was hurt by stones that were being pelted by the mob. I have been brutally attacked by goons wearing masks. I have been bleeding. I was brutally beaten says Aishe.

Aishe Ghosh , President JNUSU

Even Professor Sucharita Sen has been admitted to All India Institute of Medical Science, Delhi, after being injured, JNUTA and The JNUSU claimed that “ABVP members wearing masks were moving around on the campus with lathis, rods, and hammers and attacking students and teachers those who are not supporters of ABVP  
A student who was present in the campus during the time of the attack, alleged, “ABVP members have in a planned manner attacked the students who have been protesting for the past 70 days. They are roaming freely inside the JNU campus breaking things and beating up students mercilessly

Student Injured in the attack by Right wing goons

“They have attacked JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh,broken her head, attacked and injured teachers as well. The police are complicit in this,”
The student further added that some members of the ABVP had already clashed with few students earlier in the day. Later,

when they attacked Aishe Ghosh, few students confronted them and then they called unknown ‘goons’ from outside. 
He alleged that the police didn’t come to rescue under attack students. “We called the police several times but the police never responded .

 Several injured students have been referred to as the AIIMS with severe injuries for treatment.The government of Delhi is providing medical assistance to the injured students and teachers. “Seven ambulances have been sent to JNU to provide help for injured students and teachers,”The JNU administration in a statement said Masked miscreants armed with sticks are roaming around, damaging property and attacking people.”The administration has said it called the police to maintain order.

Yogendra Yadav being harassed at JNU main gate., where alleged ABVP & Bajrang Dal members are assaulting people. Students, staff and faculty are still trapped inside the University

Barkha Dutt tweeted

Journalists beaten by goons at JNU gate. Our reporter confirm that it was @aajtak@IndiaToday journalist. All lights are off. Total chaos at #JNUViolence