The Delhi police's Crime Branch probing the JNU violence on Sunday said that they have sent notices to two students from JNU, Awasthi and Rohit Shah, who featured in a sting operation conducted by a TV news channel, to join the investigation.
Awasthi and Shah are first year students of Jawaharlal Nehru University. They have been sent notices to join the problem, officials said. The Crime Branch officials have sent notices to 49 people. Even though Awasthi and Shah assured that they will join the probe, but later their phones were later found to be switched off. However, the police have found their locations and the two will be questioned in connection with their alleged involved in the violence on campus on January 5, the police said.
While Awasthi belongs to Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Shah is a resident of Munirka area in Delhi, they added.