Lab tests confirm anti-national slogans were raised at JNU

New Delhi: Jawaharlal Nehru University row has been a topic of debate for quite some time now. Also, the issue seems to make headlines once again as the Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) in its report stated that the four videos which were captured during the incident at JNU prove that anti-national slogans were raised at the event which was organized to commemorate the hanging of the 2002 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

The laboratory which is based in Gandhinagar, Gujarat has authenticated the videos which show JNU students raising anti-national slogans during the pro-Afzal Guru event.

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The event which was held on February 9, 2016 saw clashes between two groups over Afzal Guru. At the event a group of students organized a program remembering the convict and also called his hanging as judicial killing.

At the event, the students not only hailed Afzal Guru but also raised anti-national slogans.

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The event resulted in the arrest of the JNU students Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirbhan Bhattacharya. Also, they were booked under sedition charges. As of now, there are out on interim bail. Following this, Umar Khalid and Anirbhan were rusticated from JNU. Also, Umar was fined Rs 20,000 whereas Anirbhan was barred from entering the campus for five years.

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar was also slapped a fine of Rs 10,000.

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