In yet another step that is sure to be resented by the students of the Jawahar Lal Nehru University, the JNU Dean of Students (DoS) Umesh Ashok Kadam on Tuesday filed an FIR against 17 students.
It was informed that the FIR had been filed in connection with March 12 incident where students barged into his office and also allegedly manhandled and abused him.
The FIR names JNUSU president Geeta Kumari, its vice president Simone Zoya Khan and others for creating ruckus inside the office of Dean of Student.
Kadam also alleged that these students had been provoked by JNUSU leaders.
The protests were held demanding the rollback of hike in hostel and mess fee.>