Home >News >India >Jamia to reschedule exam dates, campus security increased
Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia University Najma Akhtar (Photo: ANI)
Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia University Najma Akhtar (Photo: ANI)

Jamia to reschedule exam dates, campus security increased

  • VC Najma Akhtar said that the process of filing an FIR against the Delhi police will begin on 14 Jan
  • Hundred of students had entered the campus and protested outside the VC's office demanding FIR against Delhi police for the 15 Dec, 2019

New Delhi: Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University, Najma Akhtar on Monday announced that the exam dates of the varsity will be rescheduled and assured students that security in the campus has been increased.

"We will reschedule the exams, will discuss with deans and make a new schedule. Security has been doubled in the campus after the incident," Akhtar said.

Interacting with the students gathered outside the VC's office in the JMI university to protest against police entering the campus without permission during the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests last year, VC Najma Akhtar said that the process of filing an FIR against the Delhi police will begin on January 14.

"Delhi police entered the campus without permission and the process of filing FIR against Delhi police will begin from tomorrow," Akhtar told students here.

Hundred of students had entered the JMI campus and protested outside the VC's office demanding FIR against Delhi police for the December 15, 2019 incident of police brutality in the university library, they also demanded rescheduling of exams and security for students.

Meanwhile, on the demand of the protesting students, the Vice-Chancellor in consultation with the Deans, HoDs and other officials announced that the ongoing semester exams stand cancelled till further notice, according to an official statement from the varsity. (ANI)

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.

Subscribe to newsletters
* Enter a valid email
* Thank you for subscribing to our newsletter.

Click here to read the Mint ePaperLivemint.com is now on Telegram. Join Livemint channel in your Telegram and stay updated

Close
×
My Reads Logout