Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

LIVE: Kanhaiya Kumar manhandled by Lawyers in Patiala court

Narada Desk | February 17, 2016 3:41 pm Print


New Delhi: JNUSU president, Kanhaiya Kumar was produced before the Metropolitan Magistrate at Patiala House court complex today. The event was marked with a repeat of the Monday’s clashed between Lawyers and journalists.

The Supreme Court order prohibiting violence in any form was openly defied by a large group of men dressed in robes. They barged into the court complex and allegedly beat up the student president and journalists present in the court. The violence occurred ahead of the hearing in the sedition case.

The Supreme Court had, earlier in the day, restricted the number of people inside the courtroom, allowing only five reporters and two supporters of the arrested students to attend the hearing.