CAA-NRC Protest: Protests are happening all around the nation relating to citizenship legislation and NRC. Students of Jamia Millia Islamia had been protesting about this. On Monday, Jamia college students had been marching from the college to Parliament. It is reported that the police resorted to lathicharge to disperse the protesters.
There was an hour-long standoff between the protesters and the police over the march. After this, the police lastly charged lathi to disperse the protesters close to the Holi Family Hospital, a little bit away from Jamia Millia Islamia.
Delhi: Jamia Coordination Committee's (JCC) protest march in opposition to CAA, NRC, & NPR, from Jamia to Parliament, stopped by safety forces close to Holy Family Hospital in Okhla. pic.twitter.com/McBArSRDOy
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Many folks fainted from either side on this shock.
Despite the presence of four-level barricades and heavy safety forces, some protesters climbed over the barricades, however confronted stiff police resistance.
When the protesters began throwing footwear on the police, the organizers instantly requested the protesters to cease the violence.
Earlier, the scholars' march started on Monday amid heavy safety preparations in protest in opposition to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) from Jamia Millia Islamia to Parliament.
Police had earlier refused to permit the protesters to march until Parliament.
The March name was made by the Jamia Coordination Committee in opposition to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Citizenship Register (NRC).
The college students additionally tried to march to Rajghat, the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi, on 30 January, however a person who raised slogans in help of the CAA was fired and a protesting pupil was injured.