JNU: Lawyers assault Kanhaiya Kumar in court

Kanhaiya Kumar, the president of the students union at the countrys premier Jawaharlal Nehru University is produced at a Delhi court, in New Delhi, India.
Kanhaiya Kumar, the president of the students' union at the country's premier Jawaharlal Nehru University is produced at a Delhi court, in New Delhi, India.

New Delhi - Kanhaiya Kumar was brought to the court since he is facing a sedition charge.



By IANS

Published: Wed 17 Feb 2016, 2:52 PM

Last updated: Wed 17 Feb 2016, 5:07 PM

JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was assaulted by lawyers when he was entering a Patiala House court room in New Delhi on Wednesday, witnesses said.
Kanhaiya Kumar was brought to the court since he is facing a sedition charge.
He was escorted to the court by a posse of police personnel.
His arrest has triggered a political storm.
On Monday, lawyers had assaulted media-persons and JNU students inside the Patiala House court complex, which is located in the heart of Delhi.


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