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Violence in JNU: Amit Shah talks to Delhi’s best policeman; MHA seeks news report – India


NEW DELHI: Union Interior Minister Amit Shah spoke with Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik about the situation at the UNJ and ordered an investigation by a police officer

violence that erupted on Sunday night
Officials said.

The Home Secretary’s office tweeted: “The Minister of the Interior of the Union has spoken to the Delhi police commissioner about THE UNSC violence and ordered him to take the necessary measures.”

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“The minister has also ordered a joint CP-level officer to conduct an investigation and has requested a report as soon as possible,” he said.

The Ministry of the Interior also requested a report from the Delhi Police on the prevailing situation in the prestigious institution and the measures taken to restore peace.

“The Interior Minister has spoken to the Delhi Police Commissioner and asked about the violence at the UNJ,” one official said.

Shah is also believed to have ordered the police commissioner to take all possible steps to ensure peace in the UNJ.

Violence erupted in JNU sunday night after masked men armed with sticks attacked students and teachers and damaged property on campus, leading the administration to call the police.

At least 18 people were injured and admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

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