Jamia student moves HC, seeks Rs 1 cr in damages

New Delhi: New Delhi: A group of people, including students of Jamia Millia Islamia stage a demonstration near the Tamil Nadu House over the alleged lathicharge by the Chennai police on anti-CAA demonstrators, in New Delhi

New Delhi,  Another Jamia Milia Islamia student here on Wednesday filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Delhi High Court seeking Rs 1 crore compensation over alleged police brutality on campus on December 15.

The plea, filed by Md. Mustafa through advocate Nabila Hassan, seeks the court’s direction to the Delhi Chief Secretary, the Home Department and the Department of Law to pay the compensation and provide free medical treatment.

The plea also sought directions to the respondents to register an FIR against the Delhi Police over its alleged brutality on campus.