JNU violence case: Over to Delhi High Court

JNU violence case: Over to Delhi High Court

Agency News

New Delhi, Jan 10: Three Professors of the Jawaharlal Nehru University on Thursday filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in Delhi High Court seeking directions to preserve data, CCTV footage and other evidence related to the violence of January 5 in the campus.

A mob of masked men allegedly stormed the JNU campus on last Sunday and targeted students in three hostels of the prestigious institution. Ameet Parameswaran, Atul Sood and Shukla Vinayak Sawant filed the public interest litigation seeking necessary directives to the Delhi Police Commissioner and the Arvind Kejriwal government.

They further sought directions from the HC for preservation and retrieval of all material evidence available with WhatsApp INC, Google INC and Apple INC pertaining to relevant data of WhatsApp groups 'Unity Against Left' and 'Friends of RSS.' UNI