New Delhi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday night spoke to Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over the violence in JNU this evening and instructed him to take necessary action.
Mr Shah has also ordered an enquiry into the matter to be carried out by a Joint Commissioner level officer , and sought the report of the same as soon as possible.
'Union Home Minister has spoken to Delhi Police Commissioner over JNU violence and instructed him to take necessary action. Hon’ble minister has also ordered an enquiry to be carried out by a Joint CP level officer and asked for a report to be submitted as soon as possible,' the HMO official twitter handle said.
It was on Sunday evening that a group of unidentified masked men attacked the students in JNU campus hostels wherein the JNUSU president, general secretary were among those who were injured.
The Sabarmati hostel was also vandalised including other places inside campus.
According to Jawaharlal Nehru University Student Union (JNUSU), some 'masked' men allegedly entered the student's hostel in the evening and assaulted them with stones, rods and sticks.
The JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh, general secretary Satish Chandra Yadav, and several other students were injured in the attack. They were rushed to AIIMS for medical treatment, the student's body informed.
The goons also attacked a professor, who was trying to help the students.Several videos of attack have emerged on the social media.