Student bodies collectively took out a march inside Jawaharlal Nehru University on Thursday, demanding answers about JNU student Najeeb Ahmed”s enforced disappearance.
The Students’ Islamic Organisation, Birsa Ambedkar Phule Students’ Association, Fraternity Movement, Muslim Students Federation, and Congress-affiliated National Students” Union of India participated in the march that started from Ganga Dhaba and culminated at the Sabarmati Dhaba in the campus.
Five years ago, on 15 October 2016, Najeeb Ahmed, a first-year M.Sc. biotech student at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi, last spotted being attacked by nine members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student organisation affiliated to the Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) inside the Mahi-Mandavi hostel on the university campus, had vanished.
Five years on, the whereabouts of the Muslim student from a village in Uttar Pradesh, are still unknown, his cases unsolved.