TDN World Desk: Day after violent attack on students and faculty members at JNU campus by masked goons Dr SQR Ilyas, National president of Welfare Party of India, condemned the inaction of Delhi police who come directly under the union home ministry and demanded the resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
On Sunday night some masked goons entered the campus armed with sticks and iron-rods and brutally assaulted students and faculty members for holding protest against the CAA law and Fee hike.
Pointing finger at the ruling BJP, Dr Ilyas said ” these goons who enjoy impunity from the government have crossed all limits of tolerance and decency”.
Welfare Party also slammed JNU Vice Chancellor, Mr M. Jagdish Kumar and alleged that he introduced many illegal policies in the university through back door and was responsible for yesterday’s violence at the campus.
Questioning the role of Delhi police, Dr Illyas alleged that it “stood as mute spectators while masked armed assailants were given a safe passage”. He demanded a thorough investigation by CBI into the entire matter and the guilty officers to be suspended.
Dr Ilyas said, “Debate, dissent and protest are the symbols of a vibrant democracy and this space should be available to all citizens including the students. These unlawful tactics to demoralize student community will only strengthen there conviction.”
He demanded compensation to all the injured and property of the perpetrators, the erring officers and responsible ministers to be seized to recover the loss.
Dr Ilyas, he fought 2019 general election from Jangipur Constituency, also condemned the role of Union Home Minister Amit Shah for introducing anti constitutional laws and forcefully thrusting them upon the people and creating a state of anarchy in the country.