Deepshikha Singh, AISF (JNU) on Umar Khalid’s Rustication and Kanhaiya Kumar’s Penalty


On July 6, 2018, A three-member high-level Inquiry Committee constituted by the vice-chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University on February 11, 2016, announced to rusticate Student leader Umar Khalid and fine Kanhaiya Kumar Rs. 10,000. This incident took place at an interesting time when they were about to submit their thesis and the ruling BJP party is setting its agenda for 2019 elections. Deepshikha Singh, Student Leader of AISF (JNU) shares her perspectives on this important development in an exclusive interaction with Md Sajid of The Policy Times.