Students have been demonstrating for 15 days at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) to protest the fee hike and dress code. On Monday, police were present in the campus since morning to watch the students’ demonstration. The gate of AICTE, about three kilometers from JNU, was closed. The convocation was taking place here, with Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal present.
Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal could not leave the venue till the evening due to the students’ performance. According to officials, the performance of JNU students continues. Due to this, Minister Pokhriyal has canceled the predetermined events of the ministry. Clashes between police and protesters continue.