Pistol, cartridges found in abandoned bag in JNU campus

The black colored bag was noticed by a security guard of JNU at around 2 AM on Monday.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:November 7, 2016 11:56 am

A bag containing a pistol and live cartridges was found in the JNU campus, which is witnessing an agitation by a section of students over disappearance of MSc Biotechnology student Najeeb Jung. The black colored bag was noticed by a security guard of JNU at around 2 AM on Monday. It contained a 7.65 pistol, seven cartridges and a screw driver, said a senior police officer.

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The guard informed about the bag to the JNU authorities who called police. A case under Arms Act has been registered against unknown persons and investigation has been undertaken, said the officer. A section of JNU students is agitating over the issue of disappearance of Najeeb. They have also been joined by mother and sister of the missing student.

Najeeb, 27, a student of School of Biotechnology and a native of Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, went missing on October 15 following an on-campus scuffle allegedly with the members of ABVP.

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    Jim
    Nov 7, 2016 at 8:28 am
    Half story. The bag also had a black colored flag
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      Sreenivasan
      Nov 7, 2016 at 8:14 am
      Good find. Earlier, the ABVP members were getting some other things from the campus dustbins. What is cooking ? It appears that they will not stop until JNU is closed down under one pretext or the other.
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        SIML
        Nov 7, 2016 at 4:30 pm
        Long back everyone said that JNU has become as den of anti nationals being supported by some some political parties like CPM,Cong.AAP for their narrow political aim who will try to crate unrest and need of the hour is to be put down firmly.Let their sympathiers cry on false pretext
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          joseph
          Nov 7, 2016 at 8:09 am
          Give enough time to some people....shortly a stani Military Tank will be found in JNU.
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            Ashok Mazumdar
            Nov 7, 2016 at 9:25 am
            Another Failing Tricklt;br/gt;Of Aab Tak Chappan Gang.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;There is A Limit of ic Acts.lt;br/gt;Thinking that All Are Bloddy Fools.
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              Ashok Mazumdar
              Nov 7, 2016 at 10:25 am
              Pl locste the 120 mm Gun also.lt;br/gt;Then the Story will bE complete.
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                S.SANKARAN
                Nov 7, 2016 at 9:33 am
                THE HOME MINISTRY AND THE POLICE DEPT TO THE EXTEND THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE IS RESPSONSIBLE TO TRACE THE MISSING STUDENT. IT IS THEIR BOUNDED DUTY AND NOT DOING ANY FAVOR. THERE IS SOME THING AMISS.
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                  S L
                  Nov 7, 2016 at 7:58 am
                  Shut JNU
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                    sumit
                    Nov 7, 2016 at 6:55 am
                    chugliwal plz collect ur bag u forget in JNU.
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