The government move has come under severe criticism from the opposition, with Congress leader PL Punia calling it a ploy to induct people with RSS leanings who would then influence government decisions.
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Pradeep Narwal, who resigned from the post of joint secretary of the JNU's ABVP unit, said he resigned because of the 'anti-national' incidents taking place on the campus. Narwal added that he doesn't have any objection with the court's decision over Afzal Guru hanging but he is against the mob culture in the country. He added that he wants to fight the JNU issue individually.
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Three office-bearers of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) unit on Wednesday resigned in solidarity with the ongoing students' protests against Centre's 'manhandling' the row at the university. Saurabh Sharma, joint secretary of ABVP and JNUSU, said they haven't received any resignation letter till now. He added that they scarified their career because of the pressure created by others.