Four Kashmiri Students beaten up in Rajasthan

Four Kashmiri students were beaten up by a mob of 70 students following an argument between the groups. The students, Tahir Majeed, Bilal Ahmad, Isfaq Ahmad Qureshi and Mohammad Ali are from Mewar University, Rajasthan. A mob of around 70 students from Bihar attacked the four at night. Earlier during the day, there was an argument between students from Kashmir and Bihar regarding a pass given by the security only to Kashmiri students. The Kashmiri students were called 'terrorists'. Later, at night the mob attacked the students. They carried rods and knives. Four were beaten up. One has suffered serious injuries. Several such incidents have been reported in the university in the past and this is the second attack against Kashmiri students in Rajasthan after reading down of Article 370 by Modi Government.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident University
Number of victims 4 Identity of victim Muslims
Location of incident University Was cross FIR filed 0
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FIR Registered. Sections : Sections 323 (voluntary causing hurt), 334 (voluntary causing hurt on provocation) and 341 (wrongful restraint). Gangrar Police Station, Chittorgarh.

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Date of incident: November 22, 2019
Nature of Violence
  • Physical assault
  • Causal factors
  • Religious identity
  • No. of People Injured 4
    Name of the victim : Tahir Majeed, Bilal Ahmad, Isfaq Ahmad Qureshi and Mohammad Ali
    Name of Perpetrator Students from Bihar.
    State Rajasthan
    District/City Chittorgarh
    Party In Power / Incidents INC - Indian National Congress
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