New Delhi: The odd semester exams of Undergraduate and Postgraduate which has been slated to be held on Saturday i.e., today have been delayed by the Jamia Millia Islamia Varsity.
The decision of postponing the exam has been taken in view of the tense situation in the varsity over the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, CAB.
Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University students staged a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill on December 13, 2019.
Students at Jamia Millia Islamia University pelted stones and police used tear gas to disperse the crowd so as to dispell the protest. Hence, police barricades were broken after which police resorted lathicharge on students.
Students clashed with the police officers, who interrupted a protest march against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
The JMI students had called for a march to protesters to Parliament House from the university campus to express opposition to the legislation.
Around 2,000 students are protesting against the CAB.