On Sunday evening unidentified people entered into the JNU campus with rods and sticks, attacked students and teachers. As many as 28 students and 3 lecturers were injured in the attack. JNU student president Aishe Ghosh was also injured in the attacks. Many political leaders and film stars condemned this attack.
Bollywood celebrities Ritesh Deshmukh, Tapsee Pannu, Anurag Kashyap. Shabana Azmi and many others took to their social media and expressed their anger over the issue.
Actress Swara Bhaskar tweeted about the incident, the actress mother who lives on the campus and JNU professor, posted a video, appealing to the people. She wrote, urgent appeal to all the Delhi people please gather in large number outside the JNU main gate.
Shabana Azmi shared the Swara Bhaskar post and said it is shocking, condemnation is not just enough and immediate action should be taken.
Ritesh Deshmukh wrote on Twitter saying, why you are wearing masks because you know that you are doing something wrong. The violence should not be tolerated. It's horrific to see the visuals of teachers and students attacked by masked goons.