JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar was present where anti-India slogans were raised: Delhi Police report

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar is lodged in Tihar Jail in a case of sedition.

Last Updated: Feb 23, 2016, 10:52 AM IST
JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar was present where anti-India slogans were raised: Delhi Police report

New Delhi: In more trouble for JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, a report filed by Delhi Police in court says that the Jawaharlal Nehru University student, facing sedition charges, was present at the site where anti-India slogans were raised, a report said on Tuesday.

A CNN-IBN report said that the Delhi Police have filed the report on basis of a television footage.

The police report also confirms that eyewitnesses have confirmed Kanhaiya's presence at the same place where anti-national slogans were raised.

The JNUSU president is lodged in Tihar Jail in a case of sedition.

The Delhi High Court will on Tuesday said that it will hear the bail plea of Kumar on Wednesday. In his plea Kanhaiya has contended that he was 'falsely implicated' in the case as he had not raised any anti-national slogan.

He was arrested on sedition charge following a controversial event at JNU campus where anti-India slogans were allegedly raised.

JNU has been on the boil over the arrest of its students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar on sedition charges following the February 9 event. Anti-India slogans were allegedly raised at the gathering.