India Student Leader's Arrest Sparks Vehement Protests

 News

Video Details

On Wednesday dozens of lawyers attacked protesters who have been demanding the release of a university student leader arrested under colonial-era sedition laws. Many of the lawyers have links to India's ruling nationalist party. The clashes began shortly before a court hearing for Kanhaiya Kumar. Kumar is the president of the students' union at the country's premier Jawaharlal Nehru University. The left-leaning campus leader has been in prison since Friday over his participation in events where anti-India slogans were allegedly shouted.

http://feeds.mashable.com/~r/Mashable/~3/pLOSdbxp87s/
http://www.wochit.com

This video was produced by YT Wochit News using http://wochit.com

Date Added: 2016-02-24

Category: News

Watched 309 times

Tags: news india

Sign Up For Our Newsletter

Share With Friends!

Loading...