JNU row: Video allegedly shows ABVP members shouting ‘pro-Pakistan’ slogans

Students from the Left-wing groups alleged that members of ABVP had shouted anti-national slogans during an event .

By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: February 14, 2016 7:11 pm
JNU row, JNU protest, JNU ABVP, ABVP JNU, ABVP pakistan slogans, abvp jnu video, delhi news, india news Residents of Munirka village protest outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) against the organising of a meet to “mourn” the hanging of 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, in New Delhi on Friday. (Source: PTI Photo by Kamal Singh)

As the row at JNU over an event against the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru raged, a video allegedly showing ABVP members shouting pro-Pakistan slogans is going viral. ABVP, however, has rubbished the allegations saying the video was “morphed” to tarnish their image.

The 1 minute 32 second video titled “The Conspiracy”, uploaded on social media shows four students, allegedly
belonging to ABVP, the student’s wing of RSS, shouting “Pakistan Zindabad” slogans.

Students from the Left-wing groups alleged that members of ABVP had shouted anti-national slogans prompting the crowd which was a mixed bunch of different student groups and even outsiders to follow suit.

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“They were the ones who shouted those slogans disrupting a meeting which was peacefully debating the issue. We do not even know who said what and they easily demonised every student as anti-national,” said a student who belongs to Left-backed All India Students Association (AISA).

JNU Students Union Joint Secretary, Saurabh Kumar Sharma, who is the only ABVP member among office bearers, said,

“These are all tactics to tarnish our image and attack us as we have objected to their anti-national activities. The video has been morphed only to defame us and spread false information”. The university authorities, however, could not comment on whether those seen in the video available with the varsity probe committee, were ABVP members or not.

JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested earlier this week in connection with a case of sedition and criminal conspiracy registered over holding of the event at the varsity during which anti-India slogans were alleged to have been raised.

Kanhaiya’s arrest has triggered widespread outrage among students and teachers and drawn severe criticism from non-BJP political parties.

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    Abdul
    Feb 15, 2016 at 10:27 am
    This a totally fabricated new like always by Indian express people. Don't try to fool the public with ur public hair
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      Piyush
      Feb 15, 2016 at 5:09 am
      Listen carefully they r shouting bhartiya court zindabad
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        Shall
        Feb 14, 2016 at 3:53 pm
        Pressutes running their own agenda
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          Abhishek
          Feb 15, 2016 at 1:09 am
          ABVP is student wing of BJP and not RSS. Your only aim is to spread hatred and not truth.
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            abhinav
            Feb 14, 2016 at 3:01 pm
            All anti nationals revealing themselves at the fake video produced by congress members.....just see the video n one will understand its fake
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              Ash Hundal
              Feb 15, 2016 at 5:44 am
              Let Bi arrest these ABVP schemers and bare their nefarious designs. Can Bi be non partisan and remain in good books of HM RN Singh ? To expect sedition pasted on these jokers without a proof is foolhardy. Funny that BJP government’s imperiously presumptuous claim that it has the monopoly on nationalism. It was meant to be a display of brute force against a speech that was not in any way an immediate instigation to violence. The crackdown was an act designed to revel in ignorance of the law of sedition. Indeed, it was insidious in its remarkable ability to make ignorance the flaming torchbearer of nationalism. The government does not want to just crush dissent; it wants to crush thinking, as its repeated aults on universities demonstrate.Govt intentionally want to polarise the atmosphere the nation is accostommed to.
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                Akhtar Siddique
                Feb 14, 2016 at 6:47 pm
                इस घटना ने साबित कर दिया है की जो अंग्रेजो के समय मे देश के गद्दार थे वही आज भी देश के गद्दार है और देश की एकता को तोड़ने मे लगे है तथा दूसरों को बदनाम करके देश के गद्दार देश भक्त बनना चाहते है।
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                  Kartik
                  Feb 14, 2016 at 10:12 pm
                  I dont know who did it.. everyone should be punished, irrespective of their affiliation.. if it is ABVP or Left.. anyone involved should be ripped off his or her nationality to rot like orphans.. And if it turns out to be abvp, they should be given harsher punishment for spreading false news.. MOreover, every student party should be DE-recognized.. COlleges should only be for education..
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                    Amrit Rao
                    Feb 14, 2016 at 7:11 pm
                    It is a BJP conspiracy to take over JNU and install RSS puppets in charge. First ABVP goondas infiltrated the students’ peaceful demonstration and raised stan Zindabad slogans. Then Rajnath Singh asked to arrest JNU students’ union leaders and other students. The days of emergency are here. BJP has a diabolical plan to take over all govt and independent insution and safforonize them. The alacrity and hard handedness shown by the govt is transparent. The charges of sedition and involvement of big guns like Rajanth Singh all point to a deep BJP conspiracy. The demagogues celebrating murder of father of nation hi and threatening to kill Kejrival are free to propagate their hate ideology. The BJP promoted hate atmosphere has already led to murder of those who disagree with Modi crooks.
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                      anadi
                      Feb 15, 2016 at 9:40 pm
                      Fake Video Editing to defame ABVP exposed.. just watch, like and share this video for sake of Satyamev Jayate.. After Kanhaiya Kumar got arrested, his colleagues tried to defame ABVP and tried to create a political controversy by editing a video clip shown on Zee-News. Like this, they tried to defame BJP and ABVP. But truth prevails.. Jai Hind ! Jai Bharat !
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                        anadi
                        Feb 15, 2016 at 9:41 pm
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                          Kumar
                          Feb 16, 2016 at 2:12 am
                          The biggest anti national and anti poor party is BJP. Look at the petrol prices worldwide, at the current rate, Petrol should had been sold at Rs.30, Who is eating all the crores of profit? Real pimps....extracting the money from our own poor people and depositing them into their rich pockets. They use religion to cover these looting.
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                            Anindya Basu
                            Feb 15, 2016 at 8:40 am
                            Are you Indian ? I doubt so ....
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                              AT
                              Feb 14, 2016 at 10:49 pm
                              anyone can make out it's a fake video
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                                Krishna
                                Feb 14, 2016 at 11:57 pm
                                Indian Express should change name to Anti-Indian Express
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                                  chandu
                                  Feb 14, 2016 at 6:56 pm
                                  Indian express should change name as Jihadi or crusade express. This is one of the media group working against India all the times.
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                                    close observer
                                    Feb 15, 2016 at 10:20 am
                                    They have the unique leader who has paid tribute to killer ( Nathuram ) and killed one ( Mahatma hi)
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                                      close observer
                                      Feb 15, 2016 at 10:20 am
                                      god of this cult group BJP / RSS / ABVP has come to power in 2014 when INDIA is already in line with super power in all aspect . ISRO , IIT , AIMS , IISC, DRDO , Missile , Atom bomb , Independent Judiciary , Freedom in media , Strong Military. But these selfie and photoshoped goons starts taking credit for all and started believing that INDIA is their Kingdome and every one will be blind BHAKT. from top to bottom they are hypocrite .. Nationalism is the mask to hide their stupidity and arrogance.
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                                        desi
                                        Feb 14, 2016 at 4:57 pm
                                        It is a shoddy hatchet job video which clearly shows that there is an attempt to doctor an audio lag and a person in the background suggest that a gent and a lady are saying anti India slogans but a careful look shows that he is saying something else and so is that lady ... kanhaiya has learnt well from Kejriwal !
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                                          desi
                                          Feb 14, 2016 at 5:14 pm
                                          india has sukois and mirages fully armed,, it was helpless when the congress lost ,,, lack of spares ammo and bad situation cause of dela contracts thanks to corruption a navy chief resigned during mms sarkar in disgust
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                                            desi
                                            Feb 14, 2016 at 5:05 pm
                                            rehash job of this video ... all uploaded with a lag and someone has commented ABVP guys are shouting Bharatiya court jindabad. Better luck next time commies !! bang on !
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