Student's suicide: Violence on AMU campus, Aligarh SP 'attacked'
AGRA: Aligarh superintendent of police (SP) Abhishek was allegedly attacked and his car was damaged by students inside the AMU campus on Tuesday night when he arrived there to make inquiries into an alleged suicide by a student in his hostel room. According to information, PhD aspirant Anas Shamsi, who just finished his post-graduation in social work, allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a fan inside his hostel room late on Tuesday evening.
Damaged car of SPWhen some policemen entered the campus to inquire about the incident at around 10pm, they faced stiff resistance from the inmates. As the news spread, heavy police force, led by the SP Akash Kulhary entered the university campus. The protesting students, however, resorted to brick-batting and damaged the SP’s car. However, the SP escaped unhurt.
The students also raised slogan against the police and asked them to “go back”. A large number of students gathered at the vice-chancellor's lodge demanding that the police be sent out from the campus. The university officials refused to comment on the development. Police force and RAF are camping on the campus.